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Cooperatives: Local Businesses, Global Laws

Incorporating the work of numerous leading scholars, the Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia provides a detailed description of the practice and implementation of international law in various Asian states. The Encyclopedia covers the introduction of Western international law and the resulting shift from the older Asian order; the development of modern international law; and the impact that all of this has had on Asian states.

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Compliance with FATF Recommendation 15: Prospects and Challenges of Adopting Emerging Technologies in Bangladesh

Mannan, M., Gazi, S. (2022) “Compliance with FATF Recommendation 15: Prospects and Challenges of Adopting Emerging Technologies in Bangladesh” in Azinge-Egbiri, Esoimeme & Ryder (eds.) Global Anti-Money Laundering Standards: Errors in Transplantation and Unintended Consequences for Developing Countries, Oxford University Press (forthcoming)

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Blockchain Governance

Mannan, M. “Blockchain Governance”, talk presentation for the Max Weber Programme at the European University Institute. Fiesole, Italy. 29 September 2021

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Legal Aspects of Media

Mannan, M., Module “Legal Aspects of Media” — Master in Critical Media Studies at Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia (20 hours), May/June 2021. N.B. Lectures, among other things, covered governance of media industries by blockchain technologies.

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Towards a Legal Framework for Platform Cooperatives: Potential and Obstacles

Recognizing the important role that cooperatives can play in the post-pandemic recovery, the Division for Inclusive Social Development of the Department of Economic and Social, in collaboration with the International Cooperative Alliance, organized an expert group meeting on “The Role of Cooperatives in Economic and Social Development: Building Back Better From the COVID-19 Pandemic”

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Why Blockchain Governance Matters for Bangladesh

Mannan, M., “Why Blockchain Governance Matters for Bangladesh”, presented at Blockchain Economy Summit 2021: The Upcoming Impact of Blockchain in Bangladesh, organized by FASSET and Inspiring Bangladesh, sponsored by the ICT Division of the Government of Bangladesh. 25 May 2021 (online).

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Asia Pacific Perspectives

Mannan, M., “Asia Pacific Perspectives”, presented at “International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) Consultation on Cooperative Law” for UN Secretary General Report on Cooperatives in Social Development 2021, organized by the International Co-operative Alliance and UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs. 24 May 2021 (online).

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