Executive Summary

Introduction

Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) have proliferated dramatically as one of the main instruments to shield foreign investments. However, their operation has generated discontent in a number of States (including least developed countries,...

April 23, 2018

(Note: This confidential project is the work of Hélio Eduardo de Paiva Araújo, Melchior Jordan Kuo, and John Nyanje (The Graduate Institute, Geneva))

Non-Confidential Summary

Acceding to the WTO is a positive project that can help Least Developed Countries (“LDC”) govern...

Trade-Restrictive Measures (TRM) are an area of huge concern to importers and exporters in African Union Least Developed Countries (AU LDCs) located in Sub-Saharan Africa. This report identifies and analyses discriminatory government policies that adversely affect AU L...

This report presents a legal and economic analysis of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the European Union (EU) and the East African Community (EAC), the EPA's relation to the rules of the WTO, and the implications of the UK’s departure from the EU on EA...

Given Laos’ economic and social development, this memorandum aims to analyze the industrial development objectives of Laos and comes up with policy recommendations that help to upgrade the industrial structure of Laos’ product space. Based on the current economic and g...


Executive Summary

Since 2001, the Working Party on Domestic Regulation has been engaged in the negotiating process for future disciplines under GATS Article VI:4. While there has been plenty of progress, many questions still persist before the final draft becomes a rea...

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