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Library acquisitions — September 2017

We are pleased to share our list of selected new acquisitions from September 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

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Agricultural trade, policy reforms, and global food security / Kym Anderson.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926921

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Agriculture and rural development in a globalizing world : challenges and opportunities / edited by Prabhu Pingali and Gershon Feder.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926936

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Aid for trade at a glance 2017 : promoting trade, inclusiveness and connectivity for sustainable development / World Trade Organization and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926966

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Assessing the World Trade Organization : fit for purpose? World trade forum / edited by Manfred Elsig, Bernard Hoekman, Joost Pauwelyn.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926732

Featured in Meet the Author during WTO Public Forum 2017

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General principles of law and international due process : principles and norms applicable in transnational disputes / Charles T. Kotuby Jr. and Luke A. Sobota.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926855

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Global value chain development report 2017 : measuring and analyzing the impact of GVCs on economic development / World Bank Group, IDE-JETRO, OECD, UIBE, World Trade Organization.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926952

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The great convergence : information technology and the new globalization / Richard Baldwin.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926543

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A handbook on the WTO dispute settlement system / prepared by the Legal Affairs Division and the Rules Division of the WTO Secretariat, and the Appellate Body Secretariat.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926970

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International finance and open-economy macroeconomics : theory, history, and policy / Hendrik Van den Berg.

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The law and policy of the World Trade Organization : text, cases and materials / Peter Van den Bossche, Werner Zdouc.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926968

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Mapping a new world order : the rest beyond the west / edited by Vladimir Popov, Piotr Dutkiewicz.

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Multilevel constitutionalism for multilevel governance of public goods : methodology problems in international law / Ernst Ulrich Petersmann.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926539

Featured in Meet the Author during WTO Public Forum 2017

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World trade report 2017 : trade, technology and jobs / World Trade Organization.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|12083088

Audio of launch during WTO Public Forum 2017 available: https://www.wto.org/english/forums_e/public_forum17_e/pf17programme_e.htm

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Library acquisitions — July 2017

We are pleased to send you our list of selected new acquisitions from July 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.

For continuous updates on the latest trade news, don’t forget to check out the “Latest in trade” RSS feed: http://intranet/en/resources/library/library.htm

Kind regards,

Your WTO Library Team

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20 years of the Information Technology Agreement : boosting trade, innovation and digital connectivity / World Trade Organization.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926905

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Full text: https://goo.gl/2JJU2i

After Piketty : the agenda for economics and inequality / edited by Heather Boushey, J. Bradford DeLong, Marshall Steinbaum.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926889

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Assessing the World Trade Organization : fit for purpose? World trade forum / edited by Manfred Elsig, Bernard Hoekman, Joost Pauwelyn.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926732

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Banking on the future of Asia and the Pacific : 50 years of the Asian Development Bank / Peter McCawley.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926899

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Failure to adjust : how Americans got left behind in the global economy / Edward Alden.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926553

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Freedom of transit and access to gas pipeline networks under WTO law / Vitaliy Pogoretskyy.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926811

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Injury and causation in trade remedy law : a study of WTO law and country practices / James J. Nedumpara.

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Investing in skills for inclusive trade : a joint study of the International Labour Office and the World Trade Organization / [Marc Bacchetta …
[et al].WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926907Request: web.librarian@wto.org
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The law of international lawyers : reading Martti Koskenniemi / [edited by] Wouter Werner, Marieke De Hoon, Alexis Galán.

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Le règlement des diffĂ©rends dans le cadre de l’OMC : un diffĂ©rend, une page 1995-2016 / Organisation mondiale du commerce.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926927

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Solución de diferencias en la OMC : resúmenes de una página por caso 1995-2016 / Organización Mundial del Comercio.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926925

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Trade and food standards / Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926934

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WTO dispute settlement : one-page case summaries 1995-2016 / World Trade Organization.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926929

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New publications from OECD, late May 2017

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 — August 2016

We are pleased to send you our list of selected new acquisitions from August 2016. 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.

For continuous updates on the latest trade news, don’t forget to check out the “Latest in trade” RSS feed: http://intranet/en/resources/library/library.htm

Kind regards,

Your WTO Library Team

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Biofuels, food security, and developing economies / Nazia Mintz-Habib.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926265

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Bounded rationality and economic diplomacy : the politics of investment treaties in developing countries / Lauge N. Skovgaard Poulsen.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926360

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Droit des organisations internationales / sous la direction de Evelyne Lagrange, Jean-Marc Sorel ; avec la collaboration de Valère Ndior.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1925792

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Essentials of WTO law / Peter van den Bossche, Denise Prévost.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926481

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The global trade slowdown : a new normal? / edited by Bernard Hoekman.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926490

This publication is available in e-book format only.

Full text: https://goo.gl/RM8Vr4

India’s approach to development cooperation / edited by Sachin Chaturvedi and Anthea Mulakala.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926431

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International organizations : politics, law, practice / Ian Hurd.

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The protection of intellectual property in international law / Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926198

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Regulatory autonomy and international trade in services : the EU under GATS and RTAs / Bregt Natens.

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The relationship of WTO law and regional trade agreements in dispute settlement : from fragmentation to coherence / Malebakeng Agnes Forere.

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Rising powers and multilateral institutions / edited by Dries Lesage and Thijs Van de Graaf.

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Shifting paradigms in international investment law : more balanced, less isolated, increasingly diversified / edited by Steffen Hindelang and Markus Krajewski.

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Technology transfer and economic growth in Sub-Sahara African countries : lessons from East Asia / Nathaniel O. Agola.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926483

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Library acquisitions — October 2015

Dear all,

We are pleased to send you our list of selected new acquisitions for October 2015. 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.

For continuous updates on the latest trade news, don’t forget to check out the “Latest in trade” RSS feed: http://intranet/en/resources/library/library.htm

Journal of International Economic Law is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal from Oxford University Press, which presents articles and discussions on a range of subjects concerning the relation of law to international economic activity. Through critiques of policies, negotiations, or court and tribunal cases, Journal of International Economic Law aims to support the work of researchers, government officials, and legal professionals through the examination of fundamental, long term, systemic problems and possible solutions.

To browse the latest issue (volume 18, no. 3) or consult articles from previous issues, visit Journal of International Economic Law here: http://goo.gl/aMWWyY.

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Europe’s orphan : the future of the euro and the politics of debt / Martin Sandbu.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926112

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Federalism as decision-making : changes in structures, procedures and policies / edited by Francesco Palermo, Elisabeth Alber.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1925870

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Food security and scarcity : why ending hunger is so hard / C. Peter Timmer.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1925955

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International trade agreements before domestic courts : lessons from the EU and Brazilian experiences / Maria Angela Jardim de Santa Cruz Oliveira.

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The Oxford handbook of the political economy of international trade / edited by Lisa L. Martin.

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The politics of inclusive development : interrogating the evidence / edited by Sam Hickey, Kunal Sen, and Badru Bukenya.

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Research handbook on sovereign wealth funds and international investment law / edited by Fabio Bassan.

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Saving capitalism : for the many, not the few / Robert B. Reich.

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Sustainable development in international law making and trade : international food governance and trade in agriculture / Elisabeth BĂĽrgi Bonanomi.

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Transatlantic food and agricultural trade policy : 50 years of conflict and convergence / Timothy E. Josling, Stefan Tangermann.

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TTIP : the truth about the transatlantic trade and investment partnership / Ferdi de Ville and Gabriel Siles-BrĂĽgge.

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United Nations Centre on Transnational Corporations : corporate conduct and the public interest / Khalil Hamdani and Lorraine Ruffing ; with reflections and critical commentary from colleagues, delegates, and participants.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926108

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Why are we waiting? : the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change / Nicholas Stern.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926114

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Work rules! : insights from inside Google that will transform how you live and lead / Laszlo Bock.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1925928

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New publications from OECD, early June 2015

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.

Aid for food security: does it work?

The paper’s objective is to contribute to existing literature by examining whether development aid has any measurable impact on food security, whether the impact is conditioned on the quality of governance, and whether it differs based on the type of aid provided.
The paper finds that aid in general has a small positive impact on food security; that multilateral aid, grants, and social and economic aid have a positive effect on food security in their own right; and that bilateral aid, loans, and agricultural aid are more conditioned on the quality of governance that other aid.

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