Seminar: "Beyond Shaming: Compliance with the Inter-American Court of Human Rights"


Work-in-Progress Seminars are designed to generate in-depth discussion of new scholarly work. In accordance with University guidelines for social distancing, these seminars will offer a possibility of remote participation. To attend either in person or virtually, please register here to receive the pre-circulated paper and further details on joining on campus or by computer or phone.

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This study analyzes all supervision hearings conducted by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. The analysis shows that even private hearings can promote compliance. Shaming is not the only instrument to induce state compliance; dialogue can be effective when courts engage the right stakeholders.

Aníbal Pérez-Liñán
Professor of Political Science and Global Affairs
Kellogg Institute Faculty Fellow

Angie Katherine García Atehortúa
Notre Dame Law School LLM Candidate

Co-sponsored by the Notre Dame Reparations Design and Compliance Lab.