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Library acquisitions — Nov 2012 & featured resource: Datastream

Dear all,

In addition to our latest selection of acquisitions from November 2012 (see below for covers, catalogue details & previews) the Library is pleased to feature Thomson Reuters DataStream which provides access to data on Financial Markets, consumer and Business Confidence Indices, Commodity Prices and more:

· up to 50 years’ worth of historical financial content including global instruments and indicators covering 175 countries in 60 global markets;

· Real-time Market Data with economic news, First Call research reports, and more in a single integrated application;

· Graphical presentations of trends and relationships between data series allowing analysis across a broad range of financial instruments in one place;

· An interface allowing manipulation of content to help test ideas, construct themes, forecast market future conditions, understand cross asset relationships and identify patterns;

· Dynamic Reporting based on complex models and reports that can be linked within Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint or Word documents so you can create spread-sheets, presentations and documents that can be quickly refreshed with the latest data at the click of a button.

For more information see , watch the short Datastream Professional demo or come visit the Library.

Covers Title, Authors/Editor details, WTO catalogue records email request links Previews*
Environmental governance and sustainability / edited by Paul Martin … [et al.].

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1922595

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Intellectual property, pharmaceuticals and public health : access to drugs in developing countries / edited by Kenneth C. Shadlen … [et al.].

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1921793

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Intellectual property law: economic and social justice perspectives / edited by Anne Flanagan and Maria Lilla Montagnani.

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1922575

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New developments in globalization / Andreo Lamorena

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1921264

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No preview available
Private rights and public problems: the global economics of intellectual property in the 21st century / Keith Maskus.

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1922906

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International law and dispute settlement : new problems and techniques / edited by Duncan French, Matthew Saul and Nigel D. White. 2012 edition

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1922613

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No preview available
Energy networks and the law : innovative solutions in changing markets / edited by Martha M. Roggenkamp … [et al.].

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1923042

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Sustainable development, evaluation and policy making : theory, practise and quality assurance / edited by Anneke von Raggamby, Frieder Rubik. 2012 edition

WTO catalogue :|WTO-Marc|1922625

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No preview available
Implications of the global financial crisis for financial reform and regulation in Asia / edited by Masahiro Kawai, David G. Mayes, Peter J. Morgan.

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1922503

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The Ashgate research companion to international trade policy / edited by Kenneth Heydon and Stephen Woolcock.

WTO catalogue:|WTO-Marc|1922896

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Please do not hesitate to send us your comments, questions or suggestions and we will be delighted to provide further explanations and hands on help as required.

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