The regulation of international trade
- Trebilcock, M. J.
- 4th ed.
- Abingdon, Oxon [U.K.] ; New York : Routledge, 2013.
- Physical description
- x, 948 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
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- Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
- The evolution of international trade theory and policy
- The most favoured nation principle
- Preferential trade agreements
- National treatment
- Dispute settlement
- Trade, money and finance
- Border measures : tariffs and quantitative restrictions
- Trade policy and domestic health and safety regulation and standards
- Antidumping laws
- Subsidies and countervailing duties and government procurement
- Safeguard regimes and domestic adjustment policies
- Trade in agriculture
- Trade in services
- Trade-related intellectual property (TRIPs)
- Trade and investment
- Trade and developing countries
- Trade and the environment
- Trade, labour standards and human rights
- Trade and competition policy
- The international movement of people
- Concluding postscript: After Doha?
- Publisher's Summary
- Drawing on a wide variety of classic and contemporary sources, respected authors Trebilcock, Howse and Eliason here provide a critical analysis of the institutions and agreements that have shaped international trade rules. In light of the growing debate over globalization, they include special sections with examinations of topics such as: agriculture services and Trade-Related Intellectual Property Rights labour rights the environment migration competition. Drawing on previous highly praised editions, this comprehensive text is an invaluable guide to students of economics, law, politics and international relations. Now fully updated, this fourth edition includes full coverage of new developments including the Doha trade round, the proliferation of Preferential Trade Agreements, the debate on trade, climate change and green energy, the response of the trading system to the 2007--10 financial and economic crisis, the controversy over trade and exchange rate manipulation, and the growing body of WTO dispute resolution case law.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
- Foreign trade regulation.
- Publication date
- Michael Trebilcock, Robert Howse and Antonia Eliason.