School of Law Research Students
This page lists all current PhD candidates in the School of Law together with their area of research. For information about research degrees in the School of Law, visit the following page.
Corporate governance in emerging economies: a case study of domestic small and medium size enterprises listed on ChiNext Board of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange in the People’s Republic of China
- Email: Mimi.firstname.lastname@example.org
A comprehensive analysis of the legal framework of Iraq's oil industry
- Email: J_Al-Asady@soas.ac.uk
The legal framework of foreign investment in the GCC real estate sector
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Working title: The Development of the Law and Practice of International Arbitration in Saudi Arabia
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Refugees, unrecognized: The implications on the right of return for Palestinian Refugees
- Email: J_Bastaki@soas.ac.uk
Impact Analysis of Judicial Directives on Water Pollution in India: Relevance for Realization of the Human Rights to Water & Sanitation
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British decolonisation in Mauritius: a legal study
Family Law Reform in Bangladesh: The Need for a Culture-Specific Legal System
Rethinking the Principle of Common But Differentiated Responsibility in International Climate Change Regime and its Implication to Taiwan
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From Lawfare to Legicide: the Enabling effect of International Humanitarian Law upon Sub-state Terrorism
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Impact of International Law on Islamic Law in Saudi Arabia
Human rights and cultural identity in a constitutional framework: a comparative approach
Inherent conflict within Muslim succession personal law in India
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Legal protection of children's right to free and compulsory primary education in Nigeria: Sources of difficulties and prospects
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Islamic Law and International Human Rights in the Thought and Practice of the Society of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.
International Law and Cyberspace: What is International about International Law?
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Encouraging Investment Through International Arbitration.
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Re-thinking transitional justice in a post-colonial context - analysis of the Franco-Algerian war and the reconciliation process (working title)
- Email: Laila_fathi@soas.ac.uk
Transforming Patent Paradigm for Essential Health Innovation: Alternative Conceptual Framework Building towards Open Innovation (working title)
- Email: Yuanqiong_hu@soas.ac.uk
Working Title: “Women and Jihad: a gendered analysis of international humanitarian law and the participation of female combatants in contemporary situations of violence in the Middle East”
- Email: Annie_hylton@soas.ac.uk
Enforcing Arbitral Awards Against Sovereign States : The Validity of Sovereign Immunity Defense in Investor-State Arbitration
- Email: 240965@SOAS.AC.UK
OHADA, a regional legal system to support the creation of an internal market in Africa
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The role of procedure in shaping outcomes - Anti-terrorism trials under Indian Law.
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Democracy in the context of clientelism: the role of electoral laws in Bangladesh
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Protecting Religious Minorities within Islam in Indonesia: A Challenge for International Human Rights Law and Islamic Law
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Conditionality and legitimacy in international financial institutions: From Bretton Woods to the Eurozone
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The Accountability of States in the Rape and Sexual Violence of Congolese Refugees in Angola.
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Working Title: “Women and International Criminal Law: The Importance of Recognizing Women’s Right to Perpetrate Crimes”
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Law, Norms and Administrative Rules in Climate Change Flexible Mechanisms – Legal Framework in Global Environmental Governance (working title)
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Working title: "Rentier Law: Access to Environmental Justice in Nigeria"
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The impact by the International Criminal Court's establishment on the further and future development of crimes within the court's jurisdiction and those left outside.
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Making Multinational Enterprises Accountable: Enhancing Human Rights Due Diligence Obligation In Dealing With Corporate Complicity
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International Justice: Solution or Obstacles to Peace in Housing, Land and Property Conflicts
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Comparing Formal Legal Discourse across Sites of Global Adjudication of Investment Disputes: the Variable Significance of ‘General Principles of Law’ Rhetoric in the International Court, International Commercial Arbitration and Investment Treaty Arbitration.
Working Title: Sovereignty and Migrations: Straddling Human Rights and Security in a Globalized World
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Recognition and Enforcement of Transnational Commercial Arbitral Awards: An Appraisal of the Legal Regimes in England and Nigeria.
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The State's Right to Regulate and International Investment Law
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Moving Towards Good Corporate Governance at UK Banks: A Comparative Analysis including Case Studies of Japan's Financial Sector Reforms and of State-owned Banks.
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The Development of Foreign Direct Liability Litigation for Corporate Liability in Europe
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In the Shadow of uniformity: Islamic and Muslim marriages in contemporary Europe.
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Testing the Effectiveness of the British Army’s Training in International Humanitarian Law
Accountability for environmental damage arising out of armed conflict under international law
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Accessing justice when Families Breakdown: Divorcing South Asian women in Ontario, Canada
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The legal implications of unregistered marriages in Britain amongst second generation South Asians
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The Emerging Normative Framework of the African Union on Constitutionalism – The Legal Process and the Contribution to Peace, Security and Democratic State Building
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Law as a Determinant of External Finance: Foreign Direct Investment in Sri Lanka
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Transitional Economic Law and China's Economic Legal System reform
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The Role of Ijtihad in Legal Reforms of Modern Muslim States: A case Study of Morocco, Pakistan and Iran.
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A Critical Analysis of State Legal Policy Making in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Systems, Reforms, and Determining Factors
- Email: Hani_Zedan@soas.ac.uk