Dr. Xinyuan Dai

Dr. Xinyuan Dai

Contact Information

328C DKH
Associate Professor
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Additional Campus Affiliations

Research Interests

  • International institutions
  • International Relations Theory
  • International cooperation
  • International law and compliance
  • Formal Theory

Education

  • PhD The University of Chicago, 2000

Distinctions / Awards

  • List of Teachers Rated as Excellent by Their Students
  • List of Teachers Rated as Outstanding by Their Students
  • Special Research Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Grants

  • MacArthur Foundation / Social Science Research Council
  • United States Institute of Peace
  • University of Illinois Research Board Award

Selected Publications

Book Contributions

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Dai, Xinyuan Orchestrating Monitoring: The Optimal Adaptation of International Organizations International Organizations as Orchestrators edited by Kenneth Abbott, edited by Philipp Genschel, edited by Duncan Snidal, edited by Bernhard Zangl. Orchestrating Monitoring: The Optimal Adaptation of International Organizations Edited by Kenneth Abbott, Edited by Philipp Genschel, Edited by Duncan Snidal, Edited by Bernhard Zangl, Cambridge University Press 2014, p. 139-165.
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Dai, Xinyuan The Compliance Gap and the Efficacy of International Human Rights Institutions The Persistent Power of Human Rights: From Commitment to Compliance edited by Thomas Risse, edited by Stephen Ropp, edited by Kathryn Sikkink. The Compliance Gap and the Efficacy of International Human Rights Institutions Edited by Thomas Risse, Edited by Stephen Ropp, Edited by Kathryn Sikkink, Cambridge University Press 2013.
Dai, Xinyuan, and Gina Martinez How Do International Institutions Influence the EU? Advances and Challenges The Influence of International Institutions on the European Union edited by Knud Jørgensen, edited by Oriol Costa. How Do International Institutions Influence the EU? Advances and Challenges Edited by Knud Jørgensen, Edited by Oriol Costa, Palgrave Macmillan Press 2012, p. 207-227.

Journal Articles

Dai, Xinyuan Who Defines the Rules of the Game in East Asia? The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Strategic Use of International Institutions International Relations of the Asia Pacific 2014.
Dai, Xinyuan The Conditional Effects of International Human Rights Institutions Human Rights Quarterly 36 3 2014, p. 569-589.
Dai, Xinyuan Global Regime and National Change Climate Policy 10 6 2010, p. 622-637.
Dai, Xinyuan, and Duncan Snidal International Cooperation Theory The International Studies Encyclopedia VI 2010, p. 4001-4020.
Dai, Xinyuan Effectiveness of International Environmental Institutions Global Environmental Politics 8 3 2008, p. 156-160.
Dai, Xinyuan Dyadic Myth and Monadic Advantage: Conceptualizing the Effect of Democratic Constraints on Trade Journal of Theoretical Politics 18 3 2006, p. 267-296.
Dai, Xinyuan The Conditional Nature of Democratic Compliance Journal of Conflict Resolution 50 5 2006, p. 609-713.
Dai, Xinyuan Why Comply? The Domestic Constituency Mechanism International Organization 59 2 2005, p. 363-398.
Dai, Xinyuan Information Systems of Treaty Regimes World Politics 54 4 2002, p. 405-436.
Dai, Xinyuan Political Regimes and International Trade: The Democratic Difference Revisited American Political Science Review 96 1 2002, p. 159-165.
Ruan, Danching, Linton Freemand, Xinyuan Dai, Yunkang Pan, and Wenhong Zhang On the Changing Structure of Social Networks in Urban China Social Networks 19 1 1997, p. 75-89.

Books

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Dai, Xinyuan International Institutions and National Policies New York Cambridge University Press 2007.