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The Regulation of International Trade: The WTO Agreements on Trade in Goods

Petros C. Mavroidis

Abstract

The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) has extended its institutional arsenal since the Kennedy round in the early 1960s. The current institutional design is the outcome of the Uruguay round and agreements reached in the ongoing Doha round (begun in 2001). One of the institutional outgrowths of GATT is the World Trade Organization (WT0), created in 1995. This book offers a detailed examination of WTO agreements regulating trade in goods, discussing legal context, policy background, economic rationale, and case law. Each chapter examines a given legal norm and its subsequent practice ... More

Keywords: World Trade Organization (WTO), Customs Clearance, Contingent Protection, Technical Barriers to Trade, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures, Trade-Related Investment Measures, Agriculture, Textiles, Government Procurement, Civil Aviation, Transparency

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780262029995
Published to University Press Scholarship Online: January 2017 DOI:10.7551/mitpress/9780262029995.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Petros C. Mavroidis, author