Leiden Law Blog


Tag: Empirical Research

  • Are ICJ judges biased?

    Are ICJ judges biased?

    Xuechan Ma, Shuai Guo | | 0
    The ICJ Statute stipulates that judges shall exercise their powers impartially. But in reality, can this expectation be achieved? In our recent paper an empirical study was conducted to answer this question.
  • Introducing: Experimental Jurisprudence

    Introducing: Experimental Jurisprudence

    Studying how the law works in practice using empirical methods is gaining in popularity. A new subfield within ‘Empirical Legal Studies’, has now emerged: Experimental Jurisprudence. Time for all researchers interested in this field to form a network.