Enforcing international trade law

the evolution of the modern GATT legal system by Robert E. Hudec

Publisher: Butterworth Legal Publishers in Salem, N.H

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  • General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Organization) -- History,
  • Tariff -- Law and legislation -- History,
  • Foreign trade regulation -- History
  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert E. Hudec.
    LC ClassificationsK4602.2 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 630 p. ;
    Number of Pages630
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1402774M
    ISBN 101880633558
    LC Control Number93010758

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Although the origins of GATT law go back to the GATT/ITO negotiations of and beyond, the current legal system is largely the product of a reconstruction that took place from onwards. The book focuses on the evolution of GATT law during this modern period.

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Especially in situations where the international law in question is not explicitly written out in a treaty, one can question how this unwritten law can be enforced.

In an international system where there is no overarching authoritative enforcer, punishment for non-compliance functions differently. In those instances where international rules turn out not to be self-enforcing, international law recognizes various enforcement mechanisms short of Chapter VII sanctions.

The classic- and most problematic-mechanism is self-help, which in its most severe form involves reprisals against the government that is thought to have breached its legal.

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