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Duncan Snidal

Duncan Snidal

(MA, MPhil, PhD)

Professor of International Relations, Fellow of Nuffield College
01865 (2)78637
Nuffield College


Selected Publications

International Organizations as Orchestrators (with Kenneth Abbott, Philipp Genschel, and Bernhard Zangl, eds.). Forthcoming Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Sovereign (In)equality in the Evolution of the International System with Lora Viola and Michael Zrn. Forthcoming in The Oxford Handbook of Transformations of the State edited by Stephan Leibfried, Evelyn Huber and John Stephen. Oxford University Press, 2014.

Institutional Choice in Global Commerce: Governance Strategies from the 19th Century to the Present (with Joseph Jupille and Walter), Cambridge University Press, 2013.

Organization without Delegation: Informal intergovernmental organizations (IIGOs) (with Felicity Vabulas) Review of International Organizations 8, 2: 193-220. 2013.

Taking Responsive Regulation Transnational: Strategies for International Organizations (with Kenneth Abbott). Regulation and Governance 7: 95-113. 2013.

Law, Legalization and Politics: An Agenda for the Next Generation of IR-IL Scholars (with Kenneth Abbott) in Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Mark A. Pollack and (eds.). Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Law and International Relations: The State of the Art. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2013: 33-56.

Rational choice and principal-agent theory (with Henning Tamm) in Thomas G. Weiss and Rorden Wilkinson (eds.). International Organizations and Global Governance. Routledge. 2013.

International Organization: Institutions and Order in World Politics (with Alexander Thompson). InProduction of Legal Rules, edited by Francesco Parisi (Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, 2nd Ed.), pp. 309-36. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishers, 2011.

International regulation without international government: Improving IO performance through orchestration (with Kenneth W. Abbott). Review of International Organizations. Volume 5, Number 3,315-344, 2010.

International Cooperation Theory (with Xinyuan Dai) in Robert A. Denemark (ed.). The International Studies Encyclopedia, Volume VI, 4001-4020. New York: Wiley/Blackwell, 2010.

Oxford Handbook on International Relations (with Christian Reus-Smit, eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Between Utopia and Reality: The Practical Discourses of International Relations (with C. Reus-Smit) in C. Reus-Smit and D. Snidal (eds.), Oxford Handbook on International Relations, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2009.

Strengthening International Regulation Through Transnational New Governance (with Kenneth Abbott) Vanderbilt. J. of Transnational Law 42: 501-578. 2009.

Why there is International Theory now? (with Alex Wendt) International Theory 1:1, 2009.

The Governance Triangle: Regulatory Standards, Institutions and the Shadow of the State (with Kenneth Abbott) in Walter Mattli and Ngaire Woods (eds.) In Whose Benefit? Explaining Regulatory Change in Global Politics. Princeton University Press, 2009 pp. 44-88.

Rational Design of International Institutions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. with B. Koremenos, and C.Lipson, originally published as a special issue of International Organization.

Hard and Soft Law in International Governance (with Kenneth Abbott). International Organization, 53, 3 Summer, 2000, pp. 421-56.

Why States Act through Formal International Organizations, (with Kenneth Abbott) Journal of Conflict Resolution, 42, 1: 3-32. 1998.

Relative Gains and the Pattern of International Cooperation, American Political Science Review, 85, 3: 701-726. 1991.

Coordination Versus Prisoners Dilemma: Implications for International Cooperation and Regimes, American Political Science Review, 79, 4 (December, 1985): 923-942.

The Game Theory of International Politics, World Politics, 38, 1: 25-57. 1985.

The Limits of Hegemonic Stability International Organization, 39, 4: 579-614. 1985.