Law: International Trade & Economic Law

  • The Legal and Moral Aspects of International Trade: Freedom and Trade: Volume Three book cover

    The Legal and Moral Aspects of International Trade

    Freedom and Trade: Volume Three, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geraint Parry, Geraint B Parry

    This collection of essays by international lawyers and moral philosophers arises from a prestigious multi-disciplinary conference to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the repeal of the Corn Laws in 1846. It examines the legal, moral and political dimensions of free trade. Contributors explore…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge

  • The Structure of Investment Arbitration book cover

    The Structure of Investment Arbitration

    1st Edition

    By Tony Cole

    Although a State’s treatment of foreign investors has long been regulated by international law, it is only recently that international investment law has emerged as an independent discipline in its own right. In recent decades the practical success of investment arbitration has allowed…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge

  • Microtrade: A New System of International Trade with Volunteerism Towards Poverty Elimination book cover

    Microtrade

    A New System of International Trade with Volunteerism Towards Poverty Elimination, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yong-Shik Lee

    With contributions from well-regarded scholars of international economic law, this book sets out the case for an innovative solution to extreme poverty which utilizes international trade and its legal framework to relieve populations of the poorest countries around the world of extreme poverty. "…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization: Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing book cover

    The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization

    Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing, 1st Edition

    By Tony Heron

    Given the widely-accepted premise that free trade is the best means of maximising overall societal welfare, why has it proven so difficult to achieve in certain industries? This book tackles arguably the most perennial and deep-rooted of all questions in political economy, and questions the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Improving International Investment Agreements book cover

    Improving International Investment Agreements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Armand De Mestral, Céline Lévesque

    This book presents the reflections of a group of researchers interested in assessing whether the law governing the promotion and protection of foreign investment reflects sound public policy. Whether it is the lack of "checks and balances" on investor rights or more broadly the lack of balance…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • The Processes and Practices of Fair Trade: Trust, Ethics and Governance book cover

    The Processes and Practices of Fair Trade

    Trust, Ethics and Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brigitte Granville, Janet Dine

    This book analyzes the factors behind the recent expansion of Fairtrade and questions whether the trust given to the scheme by "ethical" shoppers is warranted. It goes about this assessment by analyzing the claim of ethical shopping and by scrutinizing the specific contribution of the Fairtrade…

    Paperback – 2014-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Socio-Legal Approaches to International Economic Law: Text, Context, Subtext book cover

    Socio-Legal Approaches to International Economic Law

    Text, Context, Subtext, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Perry-Kessaris

    This collection explores the analytical, empirical and normative components that distinguish socio-legal approaches to international economic law both from each other, and from other approaches. It pays particular attention to the substantive focus (what) of socio-legal approaches, noting that they…

    Paperback – 2014-06-04
    Routledge

  • Public Health in International Investment Law and Arbitration book cover

    Public Health in International Investment Law and Arbitration

    1st Edition

    By Valentina Vadi

    Is a State free to adopt measures to protect the public health of its citizens? If so, what are the limits, if any, to such regulatory powers? This book addresses these questions by focusing on the clash between the regulatory autonomy of the state and international investment governance. As a wide…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • The WTO and the Environment: Development of competence beyond trade book cover

    The WTO and the Environment

    Development of competence beyond trade, 1st Edition

    By James Watson

    This book is a review of the development of the WTO dispute resolution procedure and the power and influence it has gained over the practises of the member countries as well as in other international treaties. The book addresses the development of environmental competency in the WTO and examines…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Assessing Prospective Trade Policy: Methods Applied to EU-ACP Economic Partnership Agreements book cover

    Assessing Prospective Trade Policy

    Methods Applied to EU-ACP Economic Partnership Agreements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver Morrissey

    The European Union (EU) has provided trade preferences to the former colonies of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) regions since 1975 but these preferences have been of limited value and found to be incompatible with WTO rules. To continue preferences, economic partnership agreements (EPAs)…

    Paperback – 2014-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Colonialism, Slavery, Reparations and Trade: Remedying the 'Past'? book cover

    Colonialism, Slavery, Reparations and Trade

    Remedying the 'Past'?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fernne Brennan, John Packer

    Colonialism, Slavery, Reparations and Trade: Remedying the ‘Past’? Addresses how reparations might be obtained for the legacy of the Trans Atlantic slave trade. This collection lends weight to the argument that liability is not extinguished on the death of the plaintiffs or perpetrators. Arguing…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Domestic Politics of Negotiating International Trade: Intellectual Property Rights in US-Colombia and US-Peru Free Trade Agreements book cover

    The Domestic Politics of Negotiating International Trade

    Intellectual Property Rights in US-Colombia and US-Peru Free Trade Agreements, 1st Edition

    By Johanna von Braun

    The Domestic Politics of International Trade considers the issues surrounding intellectual property rights in international trade negotiations in order to examine the challenges posed to domestic policy-makers by the increasingly broad nature of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs). Throughout the book the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

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