Semester 2, 2017

LAWS510 - Course Notes

32 pages

8,500 words




Full Course Notes for LAWS510
Topics included:
- Contemporary international trading regime and Australia
- GATT and WTO trading regime and principles
- International financial system: IMF and World Bank
- Regional and bilateral free trading arrangements
- Non-tariff barriers to trade: SPS and TBT
- Trade in goods: agriculture and its protectionism
- Dumping and anti-dumping, subsidies and countervailing, and escape clauses
- Trade in services and its pressing matters
- TRIPS Agreement, TRIPS-Plus and transfer of technology
- Dispute settlement of the WTO
- Non-trade issues at the WTO: environment and human rights
- Transactional aspects: sale and carriage of goods and payment
- Developing countries in the multilateral trading system