xiv, 282 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780815703235 paperback alkaline paper 0815703236 paperback alkaline paper
"Examines challenges and costs of developing countries accessing WTO dispute settlement process. Reviews WTO's extended litigation process, highlighting areas countries have to master--international economics, law, and politics. Assesses recent efforts to help countries overcome these hurdles and proposes a solution to largest obstacle: lack of information, monitoring, and surveillance"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-272) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The WTO and GATT : a principled history Developing countries, the WTO agreements, and trade liberalization An introduction to WTO dispute settlement Developing countries and WTO trade disputes WTO enforcement at the firm level: the extended litigation process The advisory centre on WTO law Development-focused NGOs in WTO enforcement Monitoring and the institute for assessing WTO commitments.
K4610 .B69 2009
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press,