Guide to the WTO and GATT : economics, law and politics / by Autar Krishen Koul.
The Hague : Kluwer Law International ; New Delhi : Satyam, 2005.
xxi, 632 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
World Trade Organisation : its birth and background World Trade Organisation (WTO) : structural dimensions WTO dispute settlement mechanisms Legal framework of GATT 1994 Schedules of Concessions (Article II) National treatment on internal taxation and regulation (Art III) Agreement on the implementation of Article VI of GATT 1994 (Anti-dumping Agreement) Agreement on the implementation of Article VII of GATT 1994 (Customs Valuation Agreement) WTO agreement on rules of origin, 1994 Publication and administration of trade regulation (Article X) General elimination of quantitative and othe restrictions Subsidies (Article XVI) Agreement on subsidies and controlling measures, 1994 (SCM Code) State trade enterprises (Article XVII) Governmental assistance to economic development (Article XVIII) Emergency action on imports of particular products (Art XIX) WTO agreement on safeguards 1994 General exceptions (Article XX) Consultations (Article XXII) and nullification and impairment of benefits (Article XXIII) Territorial application - Frontier traffic - Customs unions and free trade areas (Article XXIV) Joint action by the controlling parties (Article XXV) Part IV - Trade and development (Articles XXXVI-XXXVIII) WTO agreement on agriculture WTO agreement on textiles and clothing WTO agreement on sanitary and phytosanitary measures (SPS) WTO agreement on technical barriers to trade (TBT) WTO agreement on pre-shipment inspection WTO agreement on import-licensing procedures WTO agreement on trade related aspects of intellectural property rights (TRIPs Agreement) WTO general agreement on trade in services (GATS) WTO, trade and investment WTO competition policy WTO and labour standards Trade and environmental issues in the WTO Developing countries in the GATT/WTO.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographic references ( pages 602-626) and index.