Tagged: Animal products

New publications from OECD, late November 2018

New OECD publications have been uploaded to the OECD iLibrary, a comprehensive digital repository of books, papers, and statistics from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Titles recently added include:

These volumes and more are accessible from the OECD iLibrary by WTO staff and WTO Library patrons.


Library acquisitions — October 2017

We are pleased to present our list of selected new acquisitions from October 2017. You can send your requests to Web.Librarian@wto.org.

The list is also available on Library’s website: http://intranet/__resources/library/_en/new_for_you_new_books.html.

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Kind regards,

Your WTO Library Team

Covers Title, Authors/Editor details, WTO catalogue records email request links Previews
Form in intellectual property law / David Booton.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926857

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/5ro5b9

Global agriculture and the American farmer : opportunities for US leadership / Kimberly Ann Elliott.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926895

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/eNbuQT

Globalization and animal law : comparative law, international law and international trade / Thomas G. Kelch.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926974

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/BdgTvA

Grave new world : the end of globalization, the return of history / Stephen D. King.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926919

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/FiwGSE

Handbook on growth and sustainability / edited by Peter A. Victor, Brett Dolter.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926706

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/jJLSRH

Intellectual property rights and climate change : interpreting the TRIPS agreement for environmentally sound technologies / Wei Zhuang.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926813

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/dvqhM2

International investment arbitration : substantive principles / Campbell McLachlan, Laurence Shore, Matthew Weiniger.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1925550

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/nxYfXV

The international law on foreign investment / M. Sornarajah.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926917

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

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Legal aspects of Brexit : implications of the United Kingdom’s decision to withdraw from the European Union / [edited by] Jennifer A. Hillman and Gary Horlick.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926736

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Full-text: https://goo.gl/vKHkn5

The profit of the earth : the global seeds of American agriculture / Courtney Fullilove.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926827

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/7Gw32d

Regulating transport in Europe / edited by Matthias Finger, Torben Holvad.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926932

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/6XAXbP

Research handbook on intellectual property exhaustion and parallel imports / edited by Irene Calboli, Edward Lee.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926862

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/gth6zS

The use of economics in international trade and investment disputes / edited by Marion Jansen, Joost Pauwelyn and Theresa Carpenter.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926821

Request: web.librarian@wto.org

Preview: https://goo.gl/cJdQmu


Communication Flows in International Economic Law

The recent WTO Appellate Body’s decision on European Communities – Measures Prohibiting the Importation and Marketing of Seal Products (Seal Products case) highlights the sensitivity surrounding the invocation of public morals to restrict imports based on the welfare concerns for animals with respect to imports of animal products. The ‘public moral’ exception has been in the books of the multilateral trading system for some time and slowly but surely the WTO dispute settlement is being engaged in clarifying the parameters of the ‘public morals’ exception in international trade.

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