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4 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com LAW TITLES PUBLISHED APRIL - JUNE 2023 Research Handbook on the Politics of Human Rights Law Edited by Bård A. Andreassen, University of Oslo, Norway ‘This impressive book is indispensable for anyone who wants to understand how politics are impacting and permeating human rights performances and how human rights is shaping and structuring politics. The insightful volume contributes to the understanding of the immense pressures human rights are under from perspectives of governance, distributive justice and also in international relations. Apart from offering deep analysis, each chapter contributes outlooks for the future.’ – Morten Kjaerum, Raoul Wallenberg Institute, Sweden April 2023 c 514 pp Hardback 978 1 78990 882 4 £215.00 / $310.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Law and Politics series Alternative Dispute Resolution and Tax Disputes Edited by Werner Haslehner, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Timothy Lyons KC, 39 Essex Chambers, London, UK, Katerina Pantazatou, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Georg Kofler and Alexander Rust, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria Arbitration has been promoted as the future of tax dispute resolution in recent years in line with the increase in complexity of international tax law. This authoritative book presents existing legal rules on the matter, provides a review of the arguments in favour of tax arbitration, discusses the practical and legal challenges for its wide-spread adoption and compatibility with existing domestic and international norms. It also answers key questions for the practical implementation of a modern tax arbitration system. April 2023 c 356 pp Hardback 978 1 80392 037 5 £160.00 / $230.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Tax Law and Practice series Legal Advisers in International Organizations Edited by Jan Wouters, KU Leuven, the Netherlands ‘A must-have reference source for truly understanding the challenges and rewards of functioning as a lawyer in an intergovernmental international organization. Drawing on the experiences of lawyers functioning in diverse global and regional organizations, ranging from the UN/WHO/ WB to the EU/OSCE and NATO, the reader gains a remarkable sense of how a lawyer’s skills can be used in the context of a particular organization. The stresses and strains of advocating for and achieving consistency, predictability, clarity and precision – a lawyer’s “bread and butter” – within the framework of varied international organizations present fascinating lessons for those interested in learning how the “rule of law” is pursued and maintained in these important organizations.’ – Larry D. Johnson, former UN Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs April 2023 c 480 pp Hardback 978 1 78536 316 0 £145.00 / $210.00 eBook • Elgaronline Leuven Global Governance series Artificial Intelligence in Finance Challenges, Opportunities and Regulatory Developments Edited by Nydia Remolina and Aurelio Gurrea-Martinez, Singapore Management University, Singapore This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the primary challenges, opportunities and regulatory developments associated with the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the financial sector. It will show that, while AI has the potential to promote a more inclusive and competitive financial system, the increasing use of AI may bring certain risks and regulatory challenges that need to be addressed by regulators and policymakers. April 2023 c 410 pp Hardback 978 1 80392 616 2 £130.00 / $185.00 eBook • Elgaronline Contract Changes The Dark Side of EU Procurement Law Edited by Dacian C. Dragos, Babeș-Bolyai University, Romania, Kirsi-Maria Halonen, University of Lapland, Finland, Bogdana Neamtu, Babeș-Bolyai University, Romania and the late Steen Treumer, formerly University of Copenhagen, Denmark ‘The execution phase of public contracts is subject to public procurement law and principles, but it is non-transparent compared with the pre-award stages of public contracting. With its comparative study of procurement contract execution in several EU countries this book provides a highly valuable insight into this post-award area of public procurement law.’ – Sune Troels Poulsen, Attorney at Sune Troels Poulsen Law Firm April 2023 274 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 558 1 £105.00 / $150.00 eBook • Elgaronline European Procurement Law series Ocean Carbon Dioxide Removal for Climate Mitigation The Legal Framework Edited by Romany M. Webb, Korey Silverman-Roati and Michael B. Gerrard, Columbia Law School, US Examining the existing legal framework for ocean carbon dioxide removal, this forwardthinking book explores whether, when, where, and how future research and deployment can take place in the field. It provides a detailed exploration of how the ocean could be used to remove and store carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, describing five commonly discussed ocean CDR techniques—rock-based ocean alkalinity enhancement (OAE), electrochemical OAE, ocean fertilization, artificial upwelling and downwelling, and seaweed cultivation—and exploring the legal issues that different techniques could raise. April 2023 c 360 pp Hardback 978 1 80220 884 9 £120.00 / $175.00 eBook • Elgaronline