Civilising the global economy

30 July 2009

Professor David Kinley writes on the the global economy and human rights.

In an opinion piece in Lawyers Weekly, Professor Kinley asserts that:

"The global economy and human rights are two of the most influential features in international relations, but as each continues to jostle for attention, the best bet for success lies in ensuring the success of each other."

View the opinion piece - Civilising the global economy

This article draws on extracts from Civilising Globalisation: Human Rights and the Global Economy, by David Kinley, published by Cambridge University Press and soon to be released in Australia. It is currently available from good online bookstores. See

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