Journal articles and Book chapters

Falkner, Robert and Barry Buzan (2018), 'The Emergence of Environmental Stewardship as a Primary Institution of Global International Society'European Journal of International Relations, available in OnlineFirst.

Chan, Sander, Robert Falkner, Matthew Goldberg and Harro van Asselt (2018), 'Effective and geographically balanced? An output-based assessment of non-state climate actions', in: Climate Policy, 18(1): 24-35.

Falkner, Robert (2018), ‘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), pp. 77-88. 

Falkner, Robert (2017), ‘International Climate Politics between Solidarism and Pluralism: An English School Perspective’, in: Traditions and Trends in Global Environmental Politics: International Relations and the Earth, ed. by Hayley Stevenson and Olaf Corry (London: Routledge), pp. 26-44.

Falkner, Robert (2017), 'Rethinking Europe's external relations in an age of global turmoil: an introduction', International Politics 54(4): 389-404. [link]

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), pp. 198-215.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.* 

* 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.*

* 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.

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.

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.