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As part of an ongoing research project, I am in the midst of compiling the most influential Engligh language papers in the field of private international law.  Given the expertise of our readership, I wanted to solicit your thoughts on this question.  Please feel free to post responses in the comments or via email to me.  I will happily share the compiled results in a future post.  Many thanks!

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  • Ingrid Kost October 31, 2013, 11:04 am

    Dear Trey,
    Please have a look at the Peace Palace Library Catalogue at
    type: private international law
    this will give you an overview of books, articles, bookchapters linked to private international law (in various languages), from recent date back to 1843

    feel free to contact me for further information
    Success with your project,
    Sincerely, Ingrid Kost – Peace Palace library

  • Milana October 31, 2013, 4:44 pm

    Dear Trey Childress,
    I would definitely mention the Journal of Private International Law and International and Comparative Law Quarterly in Europe and worldwide, and American Journal of Comparative Law in the United States.
    Sincerely, Milana

  • Sharon October 31, 2013, 6:55 pm

    David Cavers, “A Critique of the Choice of Law Problem,” Harvard Law Review 47 (1933)

  • Karl Friedrich November 1, 2013, 2:11 am

    Savigny , System of the Moderm Roman Law, German LJ 1867.

  • Flor November 1, 2013, 6:35 pm

    Suggestion: “PIL beyond the schism” – H. Muir Watt (2011) 2(3) Transnational Legal Theory 347–427