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ILO L240: Legal and Institutional Aspects of International Trade

Course Description

This course examines the law of international trade in goods and services, focusing principally on the law of the World Trade Organization and its General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, as well as on the foreign trade law of the United States. This sector of international law includes specialized negotiation and dispute settlement processes, as well as particular types of rules, restraining national restrictions on trade. These rules address tariff and non-tariff barriers, discrimination, regionalism, anti-dumping duties, countervailing duties and safeguards measures. This course will pay particular attention to how this legal system manages various facets of globalization.

Course faculty: Joel P. Trachtman
Course duration: First half
Credits/Units: 3.0

Fall 2020

Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Time: 7:30 am - 8:45 am
SIS number: 84774

Final Exam

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