Globalization and the environment : risk assessment and the WTO

pt. 1. Risk and the WTO -- pt. 2. Managing risk in policymaking -- pt. 3. Negotiating experience with risk -- pt. 4. National risks and quarantine standards -- pt. 5. Managing biotechnology -- pt. 6. Concluding summary

Main Author: Kellow, Aynsley John
Corporate Author: Edward Elgar Publishing
Other Authors: Robertson, David
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cheltenham, U.K Edward Elgar Pub c2001
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBook Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:pt. 1. Risk and the WTO -- pt. 2. Managing risk in policymaking -- pt. 3. Negotiating experience with risk -- pt. 4. National risks and quarantine standards -- pt. 5. Managing biotechnology -- pt. 6. Concluding summary
One of the unforeseen consequences of the WTO agreements has been controversy over risk. This volume explores aspects of risk with special reference to the WTO, where national instruments to reduce risk may conflict with international trade rules. The book is divided into sections dealing with: accounting for risk in trade agreements; risk and the WTO; managing risk in policy making; negotiating experience with risk; national risks and quarantine standards; and managing biotechnology
Physical Description:xiii, 262 p ill
ISBN:1840645385
9781840645385
9781843762997