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Katia Yannaca-Small

Katia Yannaca-Small

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 4, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Katia Yannaca-Small is counsel with the International Arbitration and Public International Law Groups of Shearman and Sterling in Washington, D.C., where she primarily focuses on representing and advising states, state-owned entities and companies on commercial and investor-state arbitration and public international law issues. She was senior legal advisor with the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development in charge of its work on international investment agreements and arbitration and previously administered large investor-state arbitrations for the World Bank. Yannaca-Small is editor of Arbitration Under International Investment Agreements: A Guide to the Key Issues. She is a graduate of École Nationale d’Administration and received her JD with honors from the University of Athens and a DEA in Public International Law and International Economic Law from the University of Paris (Sorbonne). She teaches International Investment Law and Arbitration.


U.S. News & World Report
August 14, 2017
Re: Andrew T. Guzman

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Daniel Klerman
June, 2017

“Economics of Legal History.” In The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics, Vol. 3: Public Law and Legal Institutions, edited by Francesco Parisi. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Edward McCaffery
June, 2017

“Taxing Wealth Seriously.” Tax Law Review 70 (2017): 305.

Edward Kleinbard
June, 2017

“Reinventing Business Taxation: The Dual Business Enterprise Income Tax,” posted to SSRN.