Dr Guy Fiti Sinclair (Victoria University of Wellington) “To Reform the World: International Organizations and the Making of Modern States” (OUP, 2017)

10 October 2017

On 6 October 2017, the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law hosted a book launch of the recently published To Reform the World: International Organizations and the Making of Modern States (Oxford University Press, 2017) authored by Dr Guy Fiti Sinclair (Victoria University of Wellington). The event took the form of a round table with an introduction of the book by Dr Sinclair, and comments from Dr Megan Donaldson (Cambridge University) on “International Organizations and the Making of Modern Histories of International Law”, Dr Edouard Fromageau (MPI Luxembourg) on “The Use of Domestic Analogies and the Making of Modern International Organizations”, Mr André Nunes Chaib (MPI Luxembourg) on “International Organizations and New Ways of Governing World Economy”, and Prof. Devika Hovell (London School of Economics) on “Legal Scaffolding: Framing the Authority of International Organizations”. 

The lectures were followed by a lively debate that continued during the reception.