About

Jean-Frédéric Morin is Full Professor of international relations at Laval University (Québec City, Canada), where he holds the Canada Research Chair in International Political Economy. Before being invited to hold this research chair, he was professor at Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium) from 2008 to 2014. His current research projects look at institutional proliferation, regime complexes, policy diffusion, and treaty design in the field of trade, the environment, and intellectual property. Some of his publications can be downloaded from www.chaire-epi.ulaval.ca.

The most recent publications related global environmental politics include:

  • Morin, JF, A Orsini and S. Jinnah (2020) Global Environmental Politics, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Jinnah, S and JF Morin (2020), Greening through Trade: How American Trade Policy Is Linked to Environmental Protection Abroad. Cambridge: MIT Press.
  • Morin, JF, D Blümer, C. Brandi, and A Berger (2019) “Kick-Starting Diffusion: Explaining the Varying Frequency of PTAs’ Environmental Clauses” World Economy.
  • Morin, JF and S. Jinnah (2018) “The Untapped Potential of Preferential Trade Agreements for Climate Governance”, Environmental Politics 27(3): 541-565.
  • Morin, JF, A Dür, and L. Lechner (2018) “Mapping the Trade and Environment Nexus: Insights from a New Dataset”, Global Environmental Politics vol. 18(1).
  • Morin, JF and M. Rochette (2017) “Transatlantic Convergence of PTAs’ Environmental Clauses” Business and Politics, 19(4): 621-658.
  • Morin, JF, J. Pauwelyn, and J. Hollway (2017) “The Trade Regime as a Complex Adaptive System: Exploration and Exploitation of Environmental Norms in Trade Agreements”, Journal of International Economic Law, 20(2): 365-390.
  • Morin, JF, S. Louafi, A. Orsini and M. Oubenal (2017) “Boundary Organizations in Regime Complexes: A Social Network Profil of IPBES”, Journal of International Relations and Development, 20(3): 543-577.