dr. mr. R. (Ronald) Janse
Faculty of Law
Oudemanhuispoort 4-6 Amsterdam
1012 CN Amsterdam
Ronald Janse joined the University of Amsterdam Law School in September 2012. He is associate professor of law.
Previously, he worked at the law schools of Utrecht University and the Erasmus University Rotterdam. He was seconded part-time to the Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law from 2007 to early 2013.
His current research is on rule of law promotion by international organizations and on the history of the mandate of the World Bank and other development banks.
He co-founded and is editor-in-chief of the Hague Journal on the Rule of Law
He is member of the Folke Bernadotte Academy Research Group on Rule of Law (http://www.fba.se)
Recent and forthcoming papers include
'Entering the forbidden zone; the World Bank, the political prohibition clause, and criminal justice reform', in: International Organizations Law Review , 2013, 10 (1) , pp. 81-116
'The UN General Assembly resolutions on the rule of law at the national and international levels, 2006-post 2015', in: Max Planck Yearbook of United Nations Law (2014), pp. 258-285.
'(Why) was the World Bank supposed to be a nonpolitical organization? An interpretation of the original meaning of article 4 (10) of the Articles of Agreement of the IBRD, 1941-48', in: Journal of the History of International Law, 2014 (2), pp. 113-155.
Editor-in-Chief Hague Journal on the Rule of Law
- Janse, R. (2014). (Why) was the World Bank supposed to be a nonpolitical organization? An interpretation of the orginal meaning and rationale of article 4(10) of the Articles of Agreement of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 1941-48. Journal of the History of International Law, 16(2), 113-155. DOI: 10.1163/15718050-12340035 [details]
- Janse, R. (2014). The UNGA Resolutions on the Rule of Law at the National and International Levels, 2006-Post 2015. Max Planck Yearbook of United Nations Law, 18, 258-285. DOI: 10.1163/18757413-00180010 [details]
- Janse, R. (2013). A Turn to Legal Pluralism in Rule of Law Promotion? Erasmus law review, 6(3/4), 181-190. [details] [PDF]
- Janse, R. (2013). Entering the Forbidden Zone: the World Bank, Criminal Justice Reform and the Political Prohibition Clause. International Organizations Law Review, 10(1), 81-116. DOI: 10.1163/15723747-01001003 [details]
- Janse, R. (2012). Counter-terrorism, rule of law promotion and the friends of Yemen. In I. Boerefijn, L. Henderson, R. Janse, & R. Weaver (Eds.), Human rights and conflicts: essays in honour of Bas de Gaay Fortman (pp. 363-374). Cambridge: Intersentia. [details]
- Janse, R. (2012). Introduction: Human rights before, during, and after conflict. In I. Boerefijn, L. Henderson, R. Janse, & R. Weaver (Eds.), Human rights and conflicts: essays in honour of Bas de Gaay Fortman (pp. 1-10). Cambridge: Intersentia. [details]
- Gramatikov, M., & Janse, R. (2012). Monitoring and evaluation of the rule of law and justice in the EU: status quo and the way ahead? The Hague: HiiL. [details]
- Janse, R., & Corell, H. (2012). Rule of law: a guide for politicians. The Hague/Lund: HiiL/Raoul Wallenberg Institute. [details] [PDF]
- Barendrecht, M., Raič, D., Janse, R., & Muller, S. (2012). Rulejungling: when lawmaking goes private, international and informal. (Trend report). The Hague: HiiL. [details]
- Botero, J. C., Janse, R., Muller, S., & Pratt, C. (2012). Innovations in rule of law: visions for policy makers. The Hague: Hiil [etc.]. [details]
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