Polish Yearbook of International Law (PYIL) is a scientific journal established in 1966 published by the Institute of Law Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences and the Committee on Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences, owners of the title. The focus of the Yearbook is on public and private international law as well as European law, with a preference for Central Eastern European scholarship and manuscripts which focus on the region. Each volume of the PYIL also includes a selection of texts on the Polish practice in public international law and book reviews. PYIL is published annually, new volumes are available in August each year. Each volume includes 12-16 articles, depending on the number and the quality of the submissions in a particular as well as their lenght.

A paper version shall be considered authentic. PYIL is indexed in: (i) Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), (ii) ERIH PLUS, (iii) Index Copernicus, and (iv) the Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (CEJSH).

PL ISSN 0554-498X
DOI 10.7420/pyil (volumes from XXXII to XXXVI), 10.24425/pyil (volumes from XXXVII)





Prof. Władysław Czapliński – Editor-in-chief, Institute of Law Studies, PAS
Prof. Karolina Wierczyńska- Deputy Editor-in-chief, Institute of Law Studies, PAS
Prof. Łukasz Gruszczyński – Managing Editor, Kozminski University
Aleksandra Mężykowska, Ph.D, Managing editor, Institute of Law Studies, PAS
Andrzej Jakubowski, Ph. D. – Member, University of Opole
Wojciech Tomaszewski – Statistical editor, Institute for Social Science Research, University of Queensland





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Prof. P. Saganek (chair), Institute of Law Studies, PAS
Prof. M. Arcari, University of Milano-Bicocca
Prof. L. Balmond, University of Nice
Prof. J. Barcz, Kozminski University
Prof. S. Hobe, University of Cologne
Prof. J. Kranz, Kozminski University
Prof. S. Oeter, University of Hamburg
Prof. P. Pazartzis, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Prof. J. Poczobut, University of Warsaw
Prof. P. Sturma, University of Prague
Prof. E. de Wet, University of Pretoria
Prof. R. Wieruszewski, Institute of Law Studies, PAS
Prof. Andreas Zimmermann, University of Potsdam