Human Rights and International Trade

Human Rights and International Trade

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ISBN-13: 9780199285839
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 12/28/2005
Series: International Economic Law Series
Pages: 540
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Thomas Cottier is Managing Director of the World Trade Institute, Bern; and Professor of European and International Economic Law at the University of Bern, Switzerland. Joost Pauwelyn is Associate Professor of Law at Duke University School of Law. Elisabeth Bürgi is an attorney at law, and a researcher at the World Trade Institute, Bern and at the Institute of European and International Economic Law of the University of Bern, Switzerland.

Table of Contents

Foreword, John H. Jackson
Introduction, Elisabeth Bürgi, Thomas Cottier and Joost Pauwelyn
PART I CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK: DEFINING AND CONNECTING THE TWO FIELDS
1. The Petersmann-Alston Debate: Market freedoms as human rights or merger and acquisition of human rights by trade law, E.U. Petersmann; Philip Alston
2. The Legal matrix of human rights and trade law, Christine Breining
3. Comments, Carlos Vazquez
4. Law-making: Institutional Cooperation and Norm Creation in International Organizations, Victor Mosoti
5. Mediating Interactions in an Expanding International Intellectual Property Regime, Larry Helfer
6. Institutional Cooperation and Norm Creation in International Organizations: The FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius, Marsha Echols
7. Human Rights and Trade: Two Practical Suggestions for Promoting Coordination and Coherence, Caroline Dommen
8. Dispute settlement: How to Win a WTO Dispute based on non-WTO Law? Questions of Jurisdiction and Merits, Joost Pauwelyn
9. Dispute settlement: Comments, Kong Qingjiang and Maria Green
PART II THE TRADE AND HUMAN RIGHTS INTERFACE IN PRACTICE: SEVEN CASE STUDIES
10. Freedom of Expression:Linkages between Freedom of Expression and Competition Rules in International Trade- The Hertel case and beyond, Thomas Cottier
11. Freedom of Expression: Comments, Christoph Graber and Carlos Vazquez
12. The Rule of Reason and the Right to Health: Integrating Human Rights and Competition Principles in the Context of TRIPS, Frederick Abbott
13. Health: Comments, Sisule Musungu and Prabhash Ranjan
14. The Right to Food and Trade in Agriculture, Christine Breining
15. Food: Comments, Shelley Edwardson
16. Stopping Trade in Conflict Diamonds: Exploring the Trade and Human Rights Interface with the WTO Waiver for the Kimberely Process, Krista Nadakavukaren Schefer
17. Conflict Diamonds: Comments, Kevin R. Gray
18. The UN Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises with Regard to Human Rights, Karin Lucke
19. The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco, Allyn Taylor
20. Tobacco: Comments, Werner Meng
21. The WTO Ruling on EC - Tariff Preferences to Developing Countries and its implications for conditionality in GSP Programs, Lorand Bartels
22. EC Tariff-preferences: Comments, Jane Bradley and Gregory Shaffer

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