9 results about RTA DISPUTE SETTLEMENT


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Practical ideas for aiding regional trade dispute settlement now

September 13, 2018

Effective dispute settlement raises the value of trade agreements and the return on governments’ investment in trade agreement negotiations.

Three practical ideas coul... READ MORE

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Seeking the best forum for regional trade agreement disputes

May 15, 2018

Many proposals have been put forward to address the problematic nature of dispute settlement mechanisms found in regional trade agreements. This piece discusses two of them: using dispute settl... READ MORE

RESEARCH

Designing Common but Differentiated Rules for Regional Trade Disputes

May 8, 2018

In the twenty-first century, World Trade Organization (WTO) members have put great energy and creativity in liberalising trade through regional trade agreements (RTAs), even as trade liberalisation... READ MORE

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Addressing interstate dispute settlement concerns in mega-regional agreements

May 4, 2018

The stalemate in WTO Appellate Body appointments may help bring to life dispute settlement in “mega-regional” trade agreements, such as the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic Trade Ag... READ MORE

RESEARCH

The WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism: A Trade Court for the World

May 1, 2018

This paper examines the reasons behind the underutilisation of dispute settlement mechanisms in regional trade agreements (RTAs). It suggests that countries could use the World Trade Organization d... READ MORE

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Options for future proofing regional trade agreement dispute settlement mechanisms

April 26, 2018


After decades of experience in the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade and the World Trade Organization, trading nations have become accustomed to orderly and predicable mechanisms for r... READ MORE

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Options for future proofing regional trade agreement dispute settlement mechanisms

April 26, 2018

After decades of experience in the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade and the World Trade Organization, trading nations have become accustomed to orderly and predicable mechanisms for resol... READ MORE

RESEARCH

Reforming Dispute Settlement in Trade: The Contribution of Mega-Regionals

April 26, 2018

Dispute settlement rules and procedures are an important component of so-called mega-regional trade agreements. Reacting to recurrent criticism of the legitimacy of dispute settlement in internatio... READ MORE

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Regional Trade Agreement Dispute Settlement Mechanisms: Modes, Challenges and Options for Effective Dispute Resolution

April 19, 2018

The importance of regional trade agreements (RTAs) and their dispute settlement mechanisms (DSMs) will likely continue to grow considering the dynamics of the multilateral trade negotiations and th... READ MORE