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Should Students Study International Law?

On Opinio Juris and the Volokh Conpircay an interesting debate has taken place over the last few days with regard to whether first year US law students ought to choose international law as a subject (Kenneth Anderson lists the latest inputs here). In short, Eric Posner argues that unless you plan to work for an international organisation or simply find international law interesting it is not worth studying and instead students ought to dedicate time to statistics. Is any of this relevant for European law students? First of all, Posner has a good point; if you plan to put your…