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Call # K4610 .W77 2005
Title The WTO and international trade law/dispute settlement / edited by Petros C. Mavroidis and Alan O. Sykes
Imprint Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, c2005
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Descript. xiv, 697 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Series Critical perspectives on the global trading system and the WTO ; 3
Elgar reference collection
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject World Trade Organization
Dispute resolution (Law)
Foreign trade regulation
Alt Author Mavroidis, Petros C
Sykes, A. O
OCLC # 57639517
Table of Contents
 Introduction / Petros C. Mavroidis, Alan O. Sykes 
Pt. IThe function of the dispute settlement system 
1Enforcement / Kyle Bagwell, Robert W. Staiger3
2The WTO dispute settlement system : a first assessment from an economic perspective / Monika Butler, Heinz Hauser21
3The economic structure of renegotiation and dispute resolution in the World Trade Organization / Warren F. Schwartz, Alan O. Sykes52
4The domain of WTO dispute resolution / Joel P. Trachtman78
Pt. IIThe standard of review 
5WTO dispute procedures, standard of review, and deference to national governments / Steven P. Croley, John H. Jackson125
6Has the WTO dispute settlement system exceeded its authority? : a consideration of deference shown by the system to member government decisions and its use of issue-avoidance techniques / William J. Davey146
7Domestic regulation, sovereignty, and scientific evidence requirements : a pessimistic view / Alan O. Sykes178
8International trade policy and domestic food safety regulation : the case for substantial deference by the WTO dispute settlement body under the SPS agreement / Michael Trebilcock, Julie Soloway194
Pt. IIIRemedies in the WTO legal system 
9Peculiarities of retaliation in WTO dispute settlement / Kym Anderson235
10Rethinking WTO trade sanctions / Steve Charnovitz247
11The WTO on trial / Susan Esserman, Robert Howse288
12Unilateralism in a multilateral world / Wilfred J. Ethier299
13Problems with the compliance structure of the WTO dispute resolution process / Gary N. Horlick326
14The adequacy of WTO dispute settlement remedies : a developing countries perspective / Robert E. Hudec336
15The role of multilateral institutions in international trade cooperation / Giovanni Maggi348
16Remedies in the WTO legal system : between a rock and a hard place / Petros C. Mavroidis373
17Enforcement and countermeasures in the WTO : rules are rules - toward a more collective approach / Joost Pauwelyn424
Pt. IVParticipation in the WTO dispute settlement system 
18Bargaining in the shadow of the law : early settlement in GATT/WTO disputes / Marc L. Busch, Eric Reinhardt439
19Is the use of the WTO dispute settlement system biased? / Henrik Horn, Petros C. Mavroidis, Hakan Nordstrom454
Pt. VUnilateral enforcement of WTO law 
20Aggressive unilateralism : an overview / Jagdish Bhagwati487
21The political economy of U.S. trade policy : a study of the Super 301 provision / Helen Milner532
22Constructive unilateral threats in international commercial relations : the limited case for Section 301 / Alan O. Sykes550
Pt. VIGovernance 
23Better rules for a new millennium : a warning against undemocratic developments in the WTO / Marco C. E. J. Bronckers621
24Constitutionalism and WTO law : from a state-centred approach towards a human rights approach in international economic law / Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann641
25The rule of lawyers and the ethos of diplomats : reflections on the internal and external legitimacy of WTO dispute settlement / J. H. H. Weiler677