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Forthcoming International Trade (incl. trade agreements & tariffs) Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Political Economy of Mercantilism

    By Lars Magnusson

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    Since the days of Adam Smith, Mercantilism has been a hotly debated issue. Condemned at the end of the 18th century as a "false" system of economic thinking and political practice, it has returned paradoxically to the forefront in regard to issues such as the creation of economic growth in...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. China in Africa

    Strategic Motives and Economic Interests

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    China’s expansion and growing influence in Africa is arguably the most remarkable global political and economic development in the 21st century. China’s foray into Africa started in the late 1990s, propelled by its desire to obtain new sources of raw materials and energy for its economic growth, as...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Management of Maritime Regulations

    By Hristos Karahalios

    Series: Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

    Ship management is a worldwide activity. Modern ships are sophisticated designed structures equipped with several automatic devices. It is estimated that 90 per cent of commodities transported worldwide are carried by ships. Therefore there is great interest from many private and public...

    To Be Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Trade Agreements at the Crossroads

    Edited by Susy Frankel, Meredith Lewis

    The book examines trade agreements in the context of the current world economic crisis and the uncompleted World Trade Organization (WTO) Doha Round of trade negotiations. With economies shrinking and protectionism on the rise, many fear a protracted global recession. This raises important...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Structure of Investment Arbitration

    By Tony Cole

    Although a State’s treatment of foreign investors has long been regulated by international law, it is only recently that international investment law has emerged as an independent discipline in its own right. In recent decades the practical success of investment arbitration has allowed...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Science and Technology in International Economic Law

    Balancing Competing Interests

    Edited by Bryan Mercurio, Kuei-Jung Ni

    Series: Routledge Research in International Economic Law

    Science and technology plays an increasingly important role in the continued development of international economic law. This book brings together well-known and rising scholars to explore the status and interaction of science, technology and international economic law. The book reviews the place of...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Pacific Centuries

    Pacific and Pacific Rim Economic History Since the 16th Century

    Edited by Dennis O. Flynn, Lionel Frost, A.J.H. Latham

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    Starting with the 16th century trade of Latin American silver and Chinese silk, leading researchers trace the economic, environmental and social history of the Pacific region. Chapters examine the trade of diverse commodities within the Pacific and analyse the ecological and social impacts of this...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in South Asia

    Edited by Prema-chandra Athukorala, Jayatilleke S. Bandara, Saman Kelegama

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The link between trade liberalisation and poverty has arguably been one of the most debated topics in development policy debate. Existing studies on the subject have primarily used multi-country cross-sectional data, and there is a growing concern about the limitations of this approach in providing...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Trade, Competitive Advantage and Developing Economies

    Changing Trade Patterns since the Emergence of the WTO

    By Caf Dowlah

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Available research suggests that less developed countries have significant competitive advantage over developed countries in three major areas of international trade: agriculture, textiles and clothing (T&C), and cross-border labor mobility. Incidentally, these are also the trade sectors which...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Equity and Equitable Principles in the World Trade Organization

    Addressing Conflicts and Overlaps between the WTO and Other Regimes

    By Anastasios Gourgourinis

    Series: Routledge Research in International Economic Law

    This book analyses whether, and how, equity and equitable principles can be employed as juridical tools in the legal reasoning of judges and lawyers in World Trade Organization (WTO) disputes where there is interaction between norms derived from the multilateral trade regime and other international...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge