Tagged: Information Technology

New publications from OECD, late April 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 — March 2017

Below is our list of selected new acquisitions from March 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

Through 3 May 2017, take advantage of trial access to explore Cambridge Law Reports! This resource offers quick and easy access to key case reports, including the contents of the International Law Reports series. The database provides a range of search options as well as a browse feature, to assist users in efficiently finding materials of interest.

For more information and to explore this resource during this limited trial period, visit Cambridge Law Reports here: http://ebooks.cambridge.org/clr/home.jsf.

Covers Title, Authors/Editor details, WTO catalogue records email request links Previews
Biocomercio en el Peru : experiencias y propuestas / Alan Fairlie Reinoso.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926606

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Information technology law : the law and society / Andrew Murray.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926621

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Preview: https://goo.gl/ykpiLR

International economic law and governance : essays in honour of Mitsuo Matsushita / edited by Julien Chaisse and Tsai-Yu Lin.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926663

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The law of nations in global history / C. H. Alexandrowicz ; edited by David Armitage and Jennifer Pitts.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926726

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NAFTA and sustainable development : history, experience, and prospects for reform / edited by Hoi L. Kong, L. Kinvin Wroth.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926655

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Preview: https://goo.gl/e1F6Vz

Political economy and instruments of environmental politics / edited by Friedrich Schneider, Andrea Kollmann, and Johannes Reichl.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926661

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A radically democratic response to global governance : dystopian utopias / Margaret Stout and Jeannine M. Love.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926688

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Preview: https://goo.gl/HEuXWi

Reconceptualising the rule of law in global governance, resources, investment and trade / edited by Photini Pazartzis … [et al.].

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926702

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Research handbook on climate change and trade law / edited by Panagiotis Delimatsis.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926325

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Research handbook on fundamental concepts of environmental law / edited by Douglas Fisher.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926635

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To reform the world : international organizations and the making of modern states / Guy Fiti Sinclair.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926694

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Uniformity of customs administration in the European Union / Kathrin Limbach.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926698

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Preview: https://goo.gl/STnVL3

Why govern? : rethinking demand and progress in global governance / edited by Amitav Acharya.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926690

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Preview: https://goo.gl/Hm9qtp


Library acquisitions — December 2016

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

Covers Title, Authors/Editor details, WTO catalogue records email request links Previews
Athena rising : how and why men should mentor women / W. Brad Johnson and David Smith.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926569

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Preview: https://goo.gl/Iw5MBb

Classification des documents numériques dans les organismes : impact des pratiques classificatoires personnelles sur le repérage / Sabine Mas ; préface de Louise Gagnon-Arguin.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926545

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Preview: https://goo.gl/CJJcdl

Les genres de documents dans les organisations : analyse théorique et pratique / sous la direction de Louise Gagnon-Arguin, Sabine Mas et Dominique Maurel.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926549

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Preview: http://goo.gl/K2IcRq

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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Preview: https://goo.gl/iu3WIO
International regulation governing the textile industry ten years after the WTO agreement on textiles and clothing / [edited by] Silvia Cantoni, Elisa Ruozzi.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926573

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Preview: https://goo.gl/gqmRcm

Political order and political decay : from the industrial revolution to the globalization of democracy / Francis Fukuyama.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926541

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Preview: https://goo.gl/JNfFwb

Trade diplomacy transformed : why trade matter for global prosperity / Geoffrey Allen Pigman.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926559

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Preview: https://goo.gl/t3RjIR

Typologie des dossiers des organisations : analyse intégrée dans un contexte analogique et numérique / Louise Gagnon-Arguin et Sabine Mas.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926547

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Preview: http://goo.gl/hxIUhA

Virtual competition : the promise and perils of the algorithm-driven economy / Ariel Ezrachi, Maurice E. Stucke.

WTO catalogue : http://wto.aquabrowser.com/?itemid=|WTO-Marc|1926557

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Preview: https://goo.gl/9NaecD


Library acquisitions — November 2014

Dear all,

We are pleased to send you our list of selected new acquisitions for November 2014. You can send your requests to Web.Librarian

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

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

Kind regards,

Your WTO Library Team

Covers Title, Authors/Editor details, WTO catalogue records email request links Previews
Dealing with losers: the political economy of policy transitions / Michael J. Trebilcock.WTO catalogue :


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Preview: http://goo.gl/HOzPNA


The role of ‘experts’ in international and European decision-making processes: advisors, decision makers or irrelevant actors? / edited by Monika Ambrus…[et al.].WTO catalogue :


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Preview: http://goo.gl/wsVKxa


Constitutionalism in global constitutionalisation / Aoife O’Donoghue.WTO catalogue :


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Global political economy and the modern state system / Tobias ten Brink.WTO catalogue :


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Tourism and inclusive growth in small island developing states / Mark P. Hampton and Julia Jeyacheya.WTO catalogue :


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Preview: http://goo.gl/YkZHfG


The information technology agreement: products, markets, and benefits of expansion / Carlos Fernandes, editor.WTO catalogue :


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Review: http://goo.gl/KIHrsM


Confronting the curse : the economics and geopolitics of natural resource governance / Cullen S. Hendrix and Marcus Noland.WTO catalogue :


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Transitioning to a green economy: political economy of approaches in small states / edited by Nadine Smith, Anna Halton and Janet Strachan.WTO catalogue :


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Trade marks and free trade: a global analysis / Lazaros G. Grigoriadis.WTO catalogue :


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Crises : 1929, 1974, 2008, histoire et espérances / Philippe Chalmin.WTO catalogue:


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Choosing a future: the social and legal aspects of climate change / edited by Anna Grear, Conor Gearty.WTO catalogue:


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The international law of property / John G Sprankling.WTO catalogue:


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Evolution of international environmental regimes: the case of climate change / Simone Schiele.WTO catalogue:


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The social in the global: social theory, governmentality and global politics / Jonathan Joseph.WTO catalogue:


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Impact of ICT on trade in different technology groups: analysis and implications / Evgeniya Yushkova

The link between ICT use and trade flows has been widely discussed in the literature. It has been argued that the use of ICT contributes to the fall of trade costs. The analysis presented identifies the role of a specific ICT variable, namely the extent of use of Internet by the business community, in international trade. The export flows between 40 countries (OECD countries plus Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Russia and South Africa) are analyzed. The results are presented for different technology groups of products, from high-tech to low-tech. The relationship between the use of Internet and trade in ICT goods is also considered

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