This newly updated version of one of the leading textbooks on world trade law offers what is in a number of ways a unique perspective on this important subject. Combining the best aspects of both casebook and treatise, this comprehensive textbook provides both detailed explanations and analysis of the law to help understand the issues as well as case extracts to offer a flavour of the judicial reasoning of trade adjudicators. Moreover, the book is truly global in outlook, being equally useful for students of international trade law in the UK, Europe, the US, Asia and elsewhere in the world. This updated edition includes in-depth discussions of the most recent developments in international trade jurisprudence, setting out important precedents that help establish the boundaries between global trade rules and domestic national autonomy. The implications of these rulings will be of great interest to traders, investors, government negotiators and even critics of globalisation.As you read the book, some key questions to think about are: ac What is free trade ? ... The question thus arises whether the current crop of trade agreements appropriately deals with issues related to economic development. ... the international trading system; the relationship between international law and world trade law; and the relationship between world trade ... World Investment Report 2002 (2003), available at www.unctad.org/en/docs/wir2002_en.pdf (accessed on 20 July 2012).
|Title||:||World Trade Law|
|Author||:||Simon Lester, Bryan Mercurio, Arwel Davies|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2012-10-17|