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Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts$
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Yuval Shany

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199643295

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643295.001.0001

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The Court of Justice of the European Union

The Court of Justice of the European Union

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(p.277) 12 The Court of Justice of the European Union
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Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts
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Thorbjörn Björnsson

Yuval Shany

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643295.003.0012

This chapter examines the effectiveness of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU). It discusses the goals of the CJEU, identifies the factors that may influence judicial outcomes, and assesses the goal-attaining implications of these outcomes. It suggests that the CJEU may be considered a success story not just because its judgments are typically complied with or because of its high approval rating, but because it has been able through a variety of formal and informal powers and strategies to develop legal doctrines, political alliances, and legitimacy capital than enabled it to significantly influence government conduct and support and legitimize the EC/EU Project.

Keywords:   international courts, judicial outcomes, international adjudication, goal attainment

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