European Yearbook of International Economic Law

European Yearbook of International Economic Law 2014

Editors: Herrmann, Christoph, Krajewski, Markus, Terhechte, Jörg Philipp (Eds.)

  • Reflections on the legacy and the current status of the main two pillars of International Economic Law
  • Provides treatises of developments in the World Customs Organization, the World Intellectual Property Organization and in International Investment Law
  • Special Annex containing the Case and the Best Submissions of the 11th EMC2 ELSA WTO Moot Court Competition
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In 2014, the global economic system celebrates two anniversaries: Seventy years ago, on 22 July 1944 at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, the Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Articles of Agreement of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (Worldbank) were adopted. Since then the global financial and monetary system underwent significant policy changes, but the institutional framework remained the same. More recently, twenty years ago, on 15 April 1994, the Final Act of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations was signed and its key component, the Agreement establishing the World Trade Organization, entered into force on 1 January 1995. Even though the beginning of the multilateral trading system dates back to the late 1940s, the founding of the WTO constitutes a significant institutional reform which marks the beginning of a new era. Anniversaries are usually moments of celebration. However, even a superficial observer will notice that neither the current international financial and monetary regime nor the international trade regime is in a stage which invites celebration. Instead, both are facing difficult and fundamental challenges to their very existence from the outside but also from within. So while there may be no time to celebrate, anniversaries are also often used for reflection about the past and the future. Hence, EYIEL 5 (2014) considers these two anniversaries ample moments to reflect on the legacy and the current status of the main two pillars of International Economic Law in its Part one. Part two of EYIEL 5 (2014) brings together contributions on the EU’s Deep Trade Agenda, on Current Approaches to the International Investment Regime in South America, on the Multilayered System of Regional Economic Integration in West Africa and on the Tripartite Free Trade Area, as well as on India and her Trade Agreements. Part three contains treatises of developments in the World Customs Organization, the World Intellectual Property Organization and in International Investment Law. After the book reviews in Part four, EYIEL 5 (2014) is complemented with an Annex containing the Case (on exchange-rate manipulation and crisis-caused guarantees to financial institutions) and the Best Submissions of the 11th EMC2 ELSA WTO Moot Court Competition (of the Harvard team for the complainant and the Leuven team for the respondent). The case not only addresses issues of current interest but also links the subjects of our two special focusses nicely together.

Table of contents (22 chapters)

  • Distinguished Essay: Reflections on the Intellectual History of the International Regulation of Monetary Affairs

    Lichtenstein, Cynthia Crawford

    Pages 3-16

  • Multiregionalism in the Context of the EU Sovereign Debt Crisis: Current Legal Challenges and the Way Forward

    Viterbo, Annamaria (et al.)

    Pages 17-32

  • Interaction for Monetary and Financial Stability: Central Banks as Main Actors in the Global Financial System

    Manger-Nestler, Cornelia

    Pages 33-65

  • Greater Coherence in Global Economic Policymaking: Progress and Prospect

    Wu, Chien-Huei

    Pages 67-92

  • Distinguished Essay: Reflections on the Global Trading Order Twenty Years After Marrakesh: A Development Perspective

    Qureshi, Asif H.

    Pages 93-114

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
European Yearbook of International Economic Law 2014
Editors
  • Christoph Herrmann
  • Markus Krajewski
  • Jörg Philipp Terhechte
Series Title
European Yearbook of International Economic Law
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-40913-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-40913-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-40912-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51441-2
Series ISSN
2364-8392
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 534
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 b/w illustrations
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