Increasing popular participation in the treaty-making process : the legislative process of Section 190 of the 2007 Constitution of Thailand

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Aoki-Okabe, Maki;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Institute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO) 
  • Journal: IDE Discussion Paper = IDE Discussion Paper,volume 357
  • Subject: Participation | Treaty-making | International agreements | Thailand | Treaties | Constitutions | Thailand,Treaties,International agreements,Constitutions,Treaty-making,Participation | JEL:K00 - General | JEL:Z00 - General
    • jel: jel:K00 | jel:Z00

Historically, the authority to conclude international treaties was exclusively exercised by administrative bodies (or the chief of state). However, recent studies pointed out that the present legislative bodies have come to play a more active role through ratification o... View more
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