Journal articles and Book chapters

Falkner, Robert (2017), ‘The Anarchical Society and Climate Change’ in: The Anarchical Society at 40: Contemporary Challenges and Prospects, ed. by Hidemi Suganami, Madeline Carr and Adam Humphreys (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

Falkner, Robert (2017), ‘International Climate Politics between Solidarism and Pluralism’, in: Traditions and Trends in Global Environmental Politics: International Relations and the Earth, ed. by Hayley Stevenson and Olaf Corry (London: Routledge, forthcoming).

Falkner, Robert (2017), ‘Climate change, political economy and global energy policy’, in: Handbook of International Political Economy of Energy and Natural Resources, ed. by Caroline Kuzemko, Andreas Goldthau and Michael F. Keating (Cheltenham, Edward Elgar, forthcoming).

Chan, Sander, Robert Falkner, Matthew Goldberg and Harro van Asselt (2017), 'Effective and geographically balanced? An output-based assessment of non-state climate actions', in: Climate Policy, [open access].

Falkner, Robert (2016) 'The Paris Agreement and the New Logic of International Climate Politics', in: International Affairs 92(5), pp. 1107–1125. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2016) 'A Minilateral Solution for Global Climate Change? On Bargaining Efficiency, Club Benefits and International Legitimacy', in: Perspectives on Politics, vol. 14, no 1, pp. 87-10. [download]

Breggin, Linda, Robert Falkner, Read Porter, John Pendergrass and Nico Jaspers (2016), "Addressing the Risks of Nanomaterials under United States and European Union Regulatory Frameworks for Chemicals", in: Assessing Nanoparticle Risks to Human Health, 2nd edition, edited by Gurumurthy Ramachandran (Waltham, MA: Elsevier Science), pp. 179-254. [link]

Falkner, Robert (2014) 'Global Environmental Politics and Energy: Mapping the Research Agenda', in: Energy Research and Social Science, 1:1, pp. 188-97. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2013) 'The Crisis of Environmental Multilateralism: A Liberal Response', in: The Green Book: New Directions for Liberals in Government, edited by Duncan Brack, Paul Burall, Neil Stockley and Mike Tuffrey (London: Biteback Publishing), pp. 347-58. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2013) 'The Nation-State, International Society, and the Global Environment', in: The Handbook of Global Climate and Environment Policy, edited by Robert Falkner (Wiley-Blackwell), pp. 251-67.

Jaspers, Nico, and Robert Falkner (2013) 'International Trade, the Environment, and Climate Change', in: The Handbook of Global Climate and Environment Policy, edited by Robert Falkner (Wiley-Blackwell), pp. 412-427.

Falkner, Robert (2012) 'Global Environmentalism and the Greening of International Society', in: International Affairs, vol. 88, no. 3, pp. 503-22. [download]

Falkner, Robert and Nico Jaspers (2012) 'Regulating Nanotechnologies: Risk, Uncertainty and the Global Governance Gap', in: Global Environmental Politics vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 30-55. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2012) 'Business Power, Business Conflict: A Neo-Pluralist Perspective on International Environmental Politics', in Handbook of Global Environmental Politics, 2nd edition, edited by Peter Dauvergne (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar), pp. 319-329.

Tienhaara, Kyla, Amandine Orsini and Robert Falkner (2012) 'Global Corporations', in Global Environmental Governance Reconsidered, edited by Frank Biermann and Philipp Pattberg (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press), pp. 45-67.

Busch, Per-Olof, Aarti Gupta and Robert Falkner (2012) 'International-Domestic Linkages and Policy Convergence', in Global Environmental Governance Reconsidered, edited by Frank Biermann and Philipp Pattberg (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press), pp. 199-218.

Porter, Read D. and Linda Breggin, Robert Falkner, John Pendergrass, Nico Jaspers (2012) 'Regulatory Responses to Scientific Uncertainty and Nanotechnology', in: The Nanotechnology Challenge: Creating Law and Legal Institutions for Uncertain Risks, edited by D. Dana (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), pp. 379-415.

Falkner, Robert and Nico Jaspers (2012) 'Environmental Protection, International Trade and the WTO', in: The Ashgate Research Companion to International Trade Policy, edited by Kenneth Heydon and Stephen Woolcock (Aldershot: Ashgate), pp. 245-60. [download]

Breggin, Linda and Robert Falkner, Read Porter, John Pendergrass, Nico Jaspers (2011), "Addressing the Risks of Nanomaterials under United States and European Union Regulatory Frameworks for Chemicals", in: Assessing Nanoparticle Risks to Human Health, edited by Gurumurthy Ramachandran (Waltham, MA: Elsevier Science), pp. 195-272.

Falkner, Robert, Hannes Stephan and John Vogler (2010) 'International Climate Policy After Copenhagen: Towards a 'Building Blocks' Approach', in: Global Policy, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 252-62.* [download

* reprinted in The Governance of Climate Change: Science, Economic, Politics & Ethics. Edited by David Held, Angus Hervey, and Marika Theros (Cambridge: Polity, 2011).

Falkner, Robert (2010) 'Business and Global Climate Governance: A Neo-Pluralist Perspective', in Business and Global Governance, ed. by Morten Ougaard and Anna Leander (London: Routledge), pp. 99-117. [download]

Falkner, Robert, Linda Breggin, Nico Jaspers, John Pendergrass and Read Porter (2010) 'International coordination and cooperation: the next agenda in nanomaterials regulation', in: International Handbook on Regulating Nanotechnologies, ed. by Graeme A. Hodge, Diana M. Bowman and Andrew D. Maynard (Cheltenham, Edward Elgar), pp. 508-524. [download]

Falkner, Robert and Aarti Gupta (2009) 'The limits of regulatory convergence: globalization and GMO politics in the South', International Environmental Agreements, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 113-133. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2009) 'The Troubled Birth of the "Biotech Century": Global Corporate Power and Its Limits', in: Corporate Power in Global Agrifood Governance, ed. by Jennifer Clapp and Doris Fuchs (Cambridge, MA, MIT Press), pp. 225-252. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2009) 'The Global Politics of Precaution: Explaining International Cooperation on Biosafety', in: Cooperating Without America: Theories and Case Studies of Non-hegemonic Regimes, ed. by Stefan Brem and Ken Stiles (London: Routledge), pp.105-122. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2008) 'Oelmultis als transnationale Akteure: Grundlagen und Grenzen globaler Firmenmacht', in: Weltvertraegliche Energiesicherheitspolitik. Jahrbuch Internationale Politik 2005/2006, ed. by Josef Braml et al. (Muenchen: Oldenbourg Verlag), pp. 345-349.

Falkner, Robert (2007) 'The Political Economy of 'Normative Power' Europe: EU Environmental Leadership in International Biotechnology Regulation', in: Journal of European Public Policy, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 507-526.* [download]

Falkner, Robert (2007) 'The Global Biotech Food Fight: Why the United States Got It So Wrong', in: Brown Journal of World Affairs 14(1), Fall/Winter: 99-110. [further details].

Falkner, Robert (2007) 'International Cooperation Against the Hegemon: The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety', in: The International Politics of Genetically Modified Food: Diplomacy, Trade and Law, ed. by Robert Falkner (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan), pp. 15-33.

Falkner, Robert (2007) 'Internationalising Biotechnology Policy in China', in: The International Politics of Genetically Modified Food: Diplomacy, Trade and Law, ed. by Robert Falkner (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan), pp. 174-191.

Falkner, Robert (2006) 'International Sources of Environmental Policy Change in China: The Case of Genetically Modified Food', in: The Pacific Review, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 473-94. [download]

Gupta, Aarti and Robert Falkner (2006) 'The Influence of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety: Comparing Mexico, China and South Africa', in: Global Environmental Politics, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 23-55. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2005) 'American Hegemony and the Global Environment', in: International Studies Review, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 585-99. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2005) 'The Business of Ozone Layer Protection: Corporate Power in Regime Evolution.' In: The Business of Global Environmental Governance, ed. by David L. Levy and Peter J. Newell (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press), pp. 105-134. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2004) 'The First Meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety', in: Environmental Politics, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 635-641. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2004) 'Trading Food: The International Politics of Genetically Modified Organisms.' In: Trade Politics, 2nd edition. Ed. by Brian Hocking and Steve McGuire (London: Routledge), pp. 249-260.

Falkner, Robert (2003) 'Private Environmental Governance and International Relations: Exploring the Links', in: Global Environmental Politics, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 72-87.* [download]

* selected for MIT Press's '50 Influential Journal Articles' anniversary celebration list.

* reprinted in The Library of Essays in International Relations: International Environmental Governance, edited by Peter M. Haas (Ashgate, 2008).

Falkner, Robert (2003) 'Adam Smith's Political Liberalism.' In: Von himmlischer Ordnung und weltlichen Problemen: Festschrift zum 65. Geburtstag von Peter J. Opitz. edited by Mir A. Ferdowsi, Dietmar Herz and Marc Schattenmann (Munich: Wilhelm Fink), pp. 133-158.

Falkner, Robert (2002) 'Negotiating the Biosafety Protocol: The International Process.' In: The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety: Reconciling Trade in Biotechnology with Environment and Development?, edited by Christoph Bail, Robert Falkner and Helen Marquard (London: RIIA/Earthscan), pp. 3-22.

Falkner, Robert (2002) 'Umwelt.' In: Die Vereinten Nationen: Entwicklung, Aktivitaeten, Perspektiven, edited by Dietmar Herz, Christian Jetzlsperger and Marc Schattenmann (Frankfurt/M.: Fischer), pp. 163-186.

Falkner, Robert (2001) 'Business Conflict and U.S. International Environmental Policy: Ozone, Climate, and Biodiversity', in: The Environment, International Relations, and U.S. Foreign Policy, edited by Paul G. Harris (Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press), pp. 157-177. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2001) 'Genetic Seeds of Discord: The Transatlantic GMO Trade Conflict after the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety.' in: Governing Food: Science, Safety and Trade, edited by Peter W.B. Phillips and Robert Wolfe (Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press), pp. 149-161.

Falkner, Robert (2000) 'Regulating Biotech Trade: the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety', in: International Affairs, vol. 76, no. 2, pp. 299-313. [download]

Falkner, Robert (2000) 'International Trade Conflicts over Agricultural Biotechnology.' In: The International Politics of Biotechnology: Investigating Global Futures, edited by Alan Russell and John Vogler (Manchester: Manchester University Press), pp.142-156.

Falkner, Robert (1998) 'The Multilateral Ozone Fund of the Montreal Protocol', in: Global Environmental Change, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 171-175.