The Uruguay Round and Beyond: Essays in Honor of Arthur Dunkel

The Uruguay Round and Beyond: Essays in Honor of Arthur Dunkel

by Jagdish Bhagwati
     
 

This collection of essays is dedicated to Arthur Dunkel who presided over the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) between 1980 and 1993. As Director-General during a crucial period for international trade, he is credited with being the chief architect of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations, saving it from failure and laying the groundwork… See more details below

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This collection of essays is dedicated to Arthur Dunkel who presided over the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) between 1980 and 1993. As Director-General during a crucial period for international trade, he is credited with being the chief architect of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations, saving it from failure and laying the groundwork for a new institution, the World Trade Organization (WTO), which entered into force in 1995.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780472109807
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Publication date:
08/01/1998
Series:
Studies in International Economics Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.44(h) x 0.95(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Preface
Pt. IIntroduction
Arthur Dunkel3
Pt. IIThe Uruguay Round
Integration of Developing Countries into the Multilateral Trading System9
Bringing TRIPS into the Multilateral Trading System37
Bringing Textiles and Clothing into the Multilateral Trading System51
Bringing Agriculture into the Multilateral Trading System61
Trade in Services - Bringing Services into the Multilateral Trading System79
The Role of the GATT Secretariat in the Evolution of the WTO Dispute Settlement Procedure101
Pt. IIIGlobalisation and the World Trading System
Whither the Trade System Next?123
Globalisation and the Uruguay Round143
International Business Issues in View of Globalisation and Regional Integration155
Drawing National Democracies Towards Global Governance171
The Geo-political Changes during the 1980s and their Influence on the GATT181
The End of History for Free Trade?195
Pt. IIIWTO and New Issues
Regionalism and the World View of Arthur Dunkel215
The New Regionalism: a Benign or Malign Growth?221
Trade Linkage and Human Rights241
Trade and Environment251
Building on the Singapore Ministerial: Trade, Investment and Competition265
International Competition Policy and the WTO279
The Uruguay Round Results and National Sovereignty293
About the Authors305
List of Acronyms313

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