Beth A. Simmons

Beth A. Simmons is the Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs at Harvard University, and the author of Mobilizing for Human Rights (Cambridge, 2009).

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Running the numbers on ICC deterrence: when does it actually work?

By: Hyeran Jo & Beth A. Simmons
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Systematic assessments reveal that the ICC can deter intentional civilian killing, but only under the right conditions.

Twilight or dark glasses? A reply to Eric Posner

By: Beth A. Simmons
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Eric Posner argues that the proliferation of human rights norms is essentially useless, but his argument ignores key evidence to the contrary.