What role should for-profit organizations play in governing commercial transactions? Recent scholarship on the privatization of commercial law has advocated expanding the role of for-profits. This essay tests the merits of that proposal in a context where the case for relying on for-profits seem particularly strong, namely the adjudication of international commercial disputes. Both theory and evidence suggest that there is a role for providers of dispute resolution services that take a variety of organizational forms, including for-profits, not-for-profits, international organizations and various kinds of hybrid organizations.
Date of Authorship for this Version
Davis, Kevin E., "Privatizing the Adjudication of International Commercial Disputes: The Relevance of Organizational Form" (2011). New York University Law and Economics Working Papers. Paper 252.