Safeguard Measures in World Trade : The Legal Analysis- Second Edition / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
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- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory
Among restrictions on imports, safeguard measures are particularly controversial in that they are invoked in the absence of any unfair trade practice. Safeguards interfere substantially with the normal stream of trade, and their improper application
|Publisher:||Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory|
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Table of Contents
Preface. Acknowledgments. Part I. Development of International Rules on Safeguards. 1. Politics and Economics of Safeguard Measures. 2. GATT Article XIX, the Escape Clause. 3. Negotiations of the Agreement on Safeguards. Part II. Rules on Safeguards. 4. WTO Agreement on Safeguards. 5. Discussions on Safeguard Measures in Service Trade: GATS Article X. 6. Other Emergency Import Restrictions. 7. National/Regional Rules on Safeguards. Part III. Legal Issues in Application of Safeguards. 8. Preliminary Issues. 9. General Conditions for Application of Safeguards. 10. Determination of Appropriate Measure. 11. Procedural Requirements. 12. Compensation and Retaliation. 13. Lessons to Remember: US Steel Safeguard Case. 14. Future Perspective and Conclusion. Appendices: 1. Statistics on Safeguard Measures. 2. Text of GATT Article XIX. 3. Text of the Agreement on Safeguards. 4. Proposed Modification of the Agreement on Safeguards. 5. Proposed Text of the Rules on Emergency Safeguard Measures. 6. Application of Safeguards-The Checklist. References. Index.