By Thomas Cottier, Petros Constantinos Mavroidis, Patrick Blatter
The college of Michigan Press is happy to announce the second one quantity in an annual sequence, the realm exchange discussion board. The Forum’s contributors contain students, attorneys, and govt and company practitioners operating within the quarter of foreign alternate, legislation, and coverage. They meet each year to debate integration matters in foreign fiscal family, targeting a brand new subject every one year.
The global exchange discussion board 1998 offers with the problem of regulatory obstacles. members concentration their realization at the implications that govt intervention has at the precept of nondiscrimination, the cornerstone of the realm exchange association. The chapters, which disguise either the optimistic and the normative point, deal particularly with the problem of "like product" definition, and with mutual acceptance agreements. The proper WTO case legislations is gifted and analyzed, and the roundtable discussions are basically geared toward clarifying to what quantity a constitutional functionality could be assigned to the WTO organs, if at all.
Contributors comprise: Christoph Bail, Jacques Bourgeois, Marco Bronckers, Thomas Cottier, William Davey, Paul Demaret, Piet Eeckhout, Crawford Falconer, Olivier Guillod, Meinhard Hilf, Gary Horlick, Robert Howse, Robert Hudec, Patrick Low, Aaditya Mattoo, Petros C. Mavroidis, Patrick Messerlin, Damien Neven, Kalypso Nicolaidis, David Palmeter, Ernst Ulrich Petresmann, Andre Sapir, and Michel Waelbroeck.
Thomas Cottier is Professor of legislation, Institute of eu and overseas monetary legislations, college of Bern legislation college. Petros C. Mavroidis is Professor of legislations, collage of Neuchâtel.