Law: International Trade & Economic Law

  • Foreign Investment, International Law and Common Concerns book cover

    Foreign Investment, International Law and Common Concerns

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tullio Treves, Francesco Seatzu, Seline Trevisanut

    Increasingly, transnational corporations, developed countries and private actors are broadening the boundaries of their investments into new territories, in search of a higher return on capital. This growth in direct foreign investment involves serious concerns for both the investor and host state.…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Science and Technology in International Economic Law: Balancing Competing Interests book cover

    Science and Technology in International Economic Law

    Balancing Competing Interests, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan Mercurio, Kuei-Jung Ni

    Science and technology plays an increasingly important role in the continued development of international economic law. This book brings together well-known and rising scholars to explore the status and interaction of science, technology and international economic law. The book reviews the place of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • International Trade, Competitive Advantage and Developing Economies: Changing Trade Patterns since the Emergence of the WTO book cover

    International Trade, Competitive Advantage and Developing Economies

    Changing Trade Patterns since the Emergence of the WTO, 1st Edition

    By Caf Dowlah

    Available research suggests that less developed countries have significant competitive advantage over developed countries in three major areas of international trade: agriculture, textiles and clothing (T&C), and cross-border labor mobility. Incidentally, these are also the trade sectors which…

    Hardback – 2015-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Health Technologies and International Intellectual Property Law: A Precautionary Approach book cover

    Health Technologies and International Intellectual Property Law

    A Precautionary Approach, 1st Edition

    By Phoebe Li

    The global transmission of infectious diseases has fuelled the need for a more developed legal framework in international public health to provide prompt and specific guidance during a large-scale emergency. This book develops a means for States to take advantage of the flexibilities of compulsory…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Trade Agreements at the Crossroads book cover

    Trade Agreements at the Crossroads

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susy Frankel, Meredith Lewis

    The book examines trade agreements in the context of the current world economic crisis and the uncompleted World Trade Organization (WTO) Doha Round of trade negotiations. With economies shrinking and protectionism on the rise, many fear a protracted global recession. This raises important…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Marine Insurance Law book cover

    Marine Insurance Law

    1st Edition

    By Ozlem Gurses

    This book expertly introduces and clearly explains all topics covered in marine insurance law courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, offering students and those new to the area a comprehensive and accessible overview of this important topic in commercial law. Beginning by introducing the…

    Paperback – 2015-02-23
    Routledge

  • East Asia's Demand for Energy, Minerals and Food: The International Politics of Resources book cover

    East Asia's Demand for Energy, Minerals and Food

    The International Politics of Resources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Barclay, Graeme Smith

    China Japan and South Korea’s international relations are shaped by the fact that all three countries are significant importers of resources. This book brings together work on specific aspects of the politics of resources for each of these countries, regionally and internationally. There are some…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge

  • 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

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