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Challenges to the Global Trading System [NOOK Book]


In this book, the participants of the thirtieth Pacific Trade and Development Conference debate whether global negotiations have ended once and for all, or are suffering temporarily from 'globalization fatigue'.

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In this book, the participants of the thirtieth Pacific Trade and Development Conference debate whether global negotiations have ended once and for all, or are suffering temporarily from 'globalization fatigue'.

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Meet the Author

Peter Petri is the Carl J. Shapiro Professor of International Finance at Brandeis University.

Summer La Croix is a Senior Fellow at the East-West Center and professor and chair of the Department of Economics, University of Hawaii.

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Table of Contents

Peter Petri and Sumner LaCroix, Introduction Challenges to the Global Trading System

Scholarly Papers

1. Supachai Panitchpakdi, The Challenge of Policy in the Era of Globalization

2. Douglas A. Irwin, Globalization Fatigue, Not Globalization Backlash

3. Yumiko Okamoto, The Emergence of ‘Intra-Mediate’ Trade: Implications for the Asia-Pacific Region

4. Yung Chul Park, Shujiro Urata, and Inkyo Cheong, Inha University, The Political Economy of the Proliferation of FTAs

5. Chad Bown and Rachel McCulloch, Welfare and the Political Economy of Trade in Developed Countries: U.S. Trade Policy Toward China

6. Erlinda Medalla, Does Trade Cause an Environmental Race to the Bottom: Another Look at the Issues

7. Justin Lin and Ying-Yi Tsai, What’s New About Outsourcing?

8. Sumner La Croix and Denise Eby Konan, Is IP Protection Unfair to Developing Countries?

9. Rong-I Wu, Chyuan-Jenq Shiau and Professor Chi-Chen Chiang, Economic Interdependence and Security in the Asia-Pacific

Policy Perspectives

1. Mari Pangestu "Practitioner’s Perspectives on Trade and Development"

2. Lisa Coen, "US Trade Strategy and the Asia-Pacific Region"

3. Geir Haarde, "Balancing Regional and Multilateral Commitments: the Case of Iceland"

4. Doug Bereuter, "Globalization and Politics"

Business Perspectives

1. Narongchai Akrasanee, "Globalization in the Cyber State"

2. Richard Rosenberg, "California: A Microcosm of Pacific Rim Trade Issues"

3. David McClain, "Globalization at the University of Hawaii"

4. Arthur Goldstein, "Competition and Fairness in the Execution of Globalization"

5. Eng Fong Pang, "International Opportunities and National Choices"

Academic Perspectives

1. Peter Drysdale, "Troubling Directions in Trade Negotiations"

2. Hugh Patrick, "Sustaining the Multilateral Trading System"

3. Peter A. Petri, "Adjustment, Compensation and Contingent Protection"

4. Hadi Soesastro, "First- and Second-order Adjustments to Globalization"

5. Kim Song Tan, "Managing Adjustments to Globalization"

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