Includes bibliographical references (p. -329) and index.
|Series||International economic law series (Oxford, England), International economic law series (Oxford, England)|
|LC Classifications||K3973 .D45 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxviii, 335 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||335|
|LC Control Number||2007036912|
Domestic regulation of services sectors has a significant impact on services trade liberalization, which is why General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) disciplines are negotiated in the WTO. With the help of analyses and case-studies from academics, regulators and trade experts, this book explores the scope and limits of WTO legal Format: Paperback. We assess the impact of domestic regulations on international trade in services. • While these regulation are not explicitly discriminatory, they impact trade. • Regulations in destination countries reduce the export probability and export value. • The estimated impact of regulation is equivalent to a 60% tariff. •Cited by: Trade in services drives the exchange of ideas, know-how and technology, although it is often restricted by barriers such as domestic regulations. All OECD countries compile their data according to the System of National Accounts (SNA). Aik Hoe Lim is a Counsellor in the Trade in Services Division of the WTO Secretariat, where he is Secretary to the body responsible for negotiating domestic regulation disciplines for services. Bart De Meester is currently a member of the Legal Services of the European Commission.
Domestic regulation, international standards, and technical barriers to trade Accordingly, the TBTA strives for a balan ce between trade fac ilitation and domestic regulatory object : Jan Mcdonald. WTO DOMESTIC REGULATION AND SERVICES TRADE 15 Domestic regulations and India’s trade in health services: international liberalization of international trade in banking services as Scholar of the Fund for Scientiﬁc Research Flanders (FWO Vlaan-deren). Bart has published several articles on international economic. These Regulations shall be cited as the Regulations on Trade in Services. Article 2 Definitions and Interpretation 1. In these Regulations unless the context otherwise requires: (a) "Authorisation Scheme" means any procedure under which a provider or recipient is in effect required to take steps in order to. AND SERVICES TRADE Domestic regulation of services sectors has a signiﬁcant impact on services trade liberalization, which is why General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) disciplines are negotiated in the WTO. With the help of analyses and case studies from academics, regulators and trade experts, this book explores the scope and limits.
In addition, the book reviews with a critical eye the ongoing GATS negotiations on the creation of rules on domestic regulations. In the WTO Appellate body ruled that the United States' total prohibition on cross border gambling services was unlawful under the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS). International trade in services and domestic regulations: necessity, transparency, and regulatory diversity. [Panagiotis Delimatsis] -- Examining the regulation of services within the WTO, this title discusses the problem of reconciling a liberal system of trade in services with national governments' ability to protect social values. International Trade and Domestic Regulation Robert W. Staiger, Alan O. Sykes. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in November NBER Program(s):International Trade and Investment Program Existing formal models of the relationship between trade policy and regulatory policy suggest the potential for a regulatory race to the bottom. Chapter International trade, standards and regulations Learning objective: to show why the World Trade Organization (WTO) devotes significant attention to good standardization and regulatory practices so that standards, regulatory and conformity assessment procedure requirements don’t become technical barriers to trade.