World Treaty Index

Given the prominent role of diplomatic history in my research, it is important to gain a sense of the ``universe'' of cases.  Since treaties are often the product of diplomacy, The World Treaty Index (WTI) seeks to create a comprehensive database of all known bilateral and multilateral treaties formed throughout the 20th century.

 

The WTI is available at:

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You can also read our featured post on the Cornell Law School Legal Information Institute blog:

This project is being applied in prominent research by political scientists and is a terrific opportunity to expose undergraduates to political science research.