Taylor St John

Lecturer in International Relations

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Pillars: trade and development; leadership and agency

Keywords: international economic law; institutional design; multilateralism; individuals


Taylor joined the School of International Relations in September 2018. She is interested in global economic governance, economic diplomacy, and how international institutions change over time. At the moment, she is researching negotiations to reform investor–state arbitration; with Anthea Roberts, she writes a series of blogs on these negotiations, available on EJIL Talk! website.

Taylor is also a Senior Research Associate of the Global Economic Governance Programme, University of Oxford, and previously worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at PluriCourts, University of Oslo and Fellow in International Political Economy at the London School of Economics. She received her D.Phil from the University of Oxford in 2015.


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