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Jack G. Clarke Chair in Far East Legal Studies and Professor of Anthropology
Working Papers
"Managing Regulatory Arbitrage: A Conflict of Laws Approach," Cornell International Law Journal 47 (1) (Forthcoming March 2014). Cornell Legal Research Studies Papers  
"Is New Governance the Ideal Architecture for Global Financial Regulation?," Cornell Legal Studies Research Papers  No. 14-03 (2013) 31 Monetary and Economic Studies (Nov. 2013).
Books

Documents: Artifacts of Modern Knowledge (editor) (Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2006).

Contributions to Books
"Placeholders: Engaging the Hayekian Critique of Financial Regulation," in Collateral Knowledge: Legal Reasoning in the Global Financial Markets chapter 5 (Annelise Riles, ed., forthcoming, 2010).
"Is the Law Hopeful?," in Hope in the Economy (H. Miyazaki and R. Swedberg eds., forthcoming, 2010).

"And Never the Twain Shall Meet? An Exchange on the Strengths and Weaknesses of Anthropology and Economics in Analyzing the Commons" (with Ravi Kanbur), in The Contested Commons: Conversations Between Anthropologists and Economists, (Blackwell Press, Pranab Bardhan and Isha Ray, eds. 2008). p266-79

"Introduction," in Documents: Artifacts of Modern Knowledge (A. Riles, ed.) (Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2006).
"Knowledge About Law", Entry in the International Encyclopedia of Law and Society 885-888 (Davis S. Clark, ed. 2007).
Articles
"From Multiculturalism to Technique: Feminism, Culture and the Conflict of Laws Style," (with Karen Knop & Ralf Michaels) 64 Stanford Law Review 589 (2012).
"Collateral Expertise: Legal Knowledge in the Global Financial Markets," 51 Current Anthropology 795-818 (2010).
"International Law in Domestic Courts: A Conflict of Laws Approach" (with K. Knop and R. Michaels) 103 American Society of International Law Proceedings (2009).
"Reforming Knowledge? A Socio-Legal Critique of the Legal Education Reforms in Japan" (with Takashi Uchida), 1 Drexel Law Review 3 (2009).
"The Anti-Network: Global Private Law, Legal Knowledge, and the Legitimacy of the State," 56 American Journal of Comparative Law 605 (2008).
Forward: in Transdisciplinary Conflict of Laws (with K. Knop and R. Michaels) 71(3) Law & Contemporary Problems 1 (2008).
"Cultural Conflicts," in Transdisciplinary Conflict of Laws 71(3) Law & Contemporary Problems 273 (2008).
"Anthropology, Human Rights, and Legal Knowledge: Culture in the Iron Cage," in 15 Finnish Yearbook of International Law 9-38 (2006); 108 (1) American Anthropologist 52-65 (2006).
"A New Agenda for the Cultural Study of Law:  Taking on the Technicalities," 53 Buffalo Law Review 973-1033 (2005).
"Introducing Discipline: Anthropology and Human Rights Administrations" (with Iris Jean-Klein), Introduction to "Anthropology and Human Rights Administrations: Expert Observation and Representation After the Fact," 28 (2) Political and Legal Anthropology Review 173-202 (2005).
"Property as Legal Knowledge: Means and Ends,"  10 Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (N.S.)  775-795 (2004).
"Introduction to Ethnography in the Realm of the Pragmatic: Study in Pragmatism in Law and Politics," 26(2) Anthropology Review 1-7 (2003).
"Preface," 36 Cornell International Law Journal 134 (2003).
"User-Friendly: Informality and Expertise," Law and Social Inquiry 613-19 (2002).
"Wigmore's Treasure Box: Comparative Law in the Era of Information," 40 Harvard International Law Journal 221-83 (1999).
"Models and Documents: Notes on Some Artifacts of International Legal Knowledge," 48 International and Comparative Law Quarterly 805-26 (1999).
"Representing In-Between: Law, Anthropology, and the Rhetoric of Interdisciplinarity," 1994 University of Illinois Law Review 597- 653 (1994).
"Aspiration and Control: International Legal Rhetoric and the Essentialization of Culture," 106 Harvard Law Review 723- 40 (1993).
Book Reviews
"The Stories of Law,"105 Harvard Law Review 779-84 (1991)(Review of Patricia J. Williams, The Alchemy of Race and Rights).
Review of Making All the Difference: Inclusion, Exclusion and American Law, 14 Harvard Women's Law Journal 247-54 (1991).