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Decision-Making in the World Trade Organization

Claus-Dieter Ehlermann and Lothar Ehring.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

Globalization creates a demand for international rule-making, and the WTO remains the forum for creating binding and enforceable international trade rules. The WTO therefore needs an...

Consensus Yet Not Consented: A Critique of the WTO Decision-Making by Consensus

Wenwei Guan.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 13638 words.

World Trade Organization’s consensus decision-making faces both practical and theoretical challenges. A major practical issue is that consensus involves deference to powers and problems of...

The WTO Appellate Body's Decision-Making Process: A Perfect Model For International Adjudication?

Alberto Alvarez-Jimenez.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 21696 words.

The functioning of the Appellate Body (AB) is virtually perfect in terms of collegial decision-making. During its first 12 years, it has produced more than 70 reports dealing with...

Institutionalizing Public Participation in WTO Decision Making: Some Conceptual Hurdles and Avenues

Yves Bonzon.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 12156 words.

This article assesses the potential of institutionalizing more structured mechanisms of public participation in the World Trade Organization (WTO) decision making. It begins by developing a...

Single Undertaking, Different Speeds: Pliable Models for Decision-making in the WTO

Alex Ansong.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 8123 words.

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The provisions on decision-making in the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO Agreement) have fundamental constitutional...

Allocation of Decision-making Authority

Milton Harris and Artur Raviv.

in Review of Finance

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Institutions and Services; Financial Markets. 0 words.

This paper addresses the question of what determines where in a firm's hierarchy investment decisions are made. We present a simple model of a CEO and a division manager to analyze when the...

Institutional Dynamics on the U.S. Court of Appeals: Minority Representation Under Panel Decision Making

Sean Farhang and Gregory Wawro.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

This article assesses how the institutional context of decision making on three-judge panels of the federal Court of Appeals affects the impact that gender and race have on judicial...

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Bankruptcy Decision Making

Douglas G. Baird and Edward R. Morrison.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

When a firm encounters financial distress, there is a significant possibility that, at some point, the firm itself should be shut down and its assets put to better use. But Chapter 11 and...

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Power, Composition, and Decision Making: The Behavioral Consequences of Institutional Reform on Brazil’s Supremo Tribunal Federal

Scott W. Desposato, Matthew C. Ingram and Osmar P. Lannes.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

August 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Economics; Industry Studies. 14652 words.

How does a court’s policy-making authority shape the nature of judicial behavior? We argue that judicial systems that limit policy-making authority also discourage the politicization of...

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Decision-Making and Transparency in the ‘Medieval’ WTO: Does the Sutherland Report have the Right Prescription?

Robert Wolfe.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 7226 words.

Optimal Decision-Making with Time Diversification

Paolo Vanini and Luigi Vignola.

in Review of Finance

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Institutions and Services; Financial Markets. 0 words.

One of the most enduring topics in financial theory is the persistence of investment risk across time. Traditional finance lacks methods for considering and hedging non-diversifiable risks....

Controlling Policy by Controlling Process: Judicial Influence on Regulatory Decision Making

Emerson H. Tiller.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

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Why Repeated Criminal Opportunities Matter: A Dynamic Stochastic Analysis of Criminal Decision Making

Brendan O'Flaherty.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

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THE WTO AND COSMOPOLITICS

Steve Charnovitz.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

The relationship of the WTO to the international community and to its individual denizens continues to be a contentious topic in trade law and policy. In 2001, European Commissioner for...

The Future of the WTO: The Case for Institutional Reform

Debra P. Steger.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 13432 words.

Institutional reform of the World Trade Organization (WTO) is needed to equip it for the challenges of the future. However, the major problem with rule making and decision making in the WTO...

Introduction

Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

In July 2004, the annual conference on Preparing the Doha Development Round: WTO Negotiators Meet the Academics at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies of the European University...

Chairing a WTO Negotiation

John S. Odell.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

Since 1997 efforts by member states of the World Trade Organization to negotiate multilateral decisions, at the ministerial level and below, have been less efficient and less legitimate than...

Good Governance at the World Trade Organization: Building a Foundation of Administrative Law

Daniel C. Esty.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 8193 words.

Good governance lies at the heart of both the effectiveness and legitimacy of collective decision-making. In this essay, Professor Esty argues that, if the World Trade Organization (WTO) is...

The WTO 'constitution' and proposed reforms: seven 'mantras' revisited

JH Jackson.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2001; p ublished online March 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

This article invites the reader to take a step back and look at the big picture of the world trading system. After putting the WTO into its historic perspective, seven catch phrases that...

Informal authority in organizations

G Baker, R Gibbons and KJ Murphy.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

We assert that decision rights in organizations are not contractible: the boss can always overturn a subordinate's decision, so formal authority resides only at the top. Although decision...

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