Monday, January 12, 2015

Dür & Elsig: Trade Cooperation: The Purpose, Design and Effects of Preferential Trade Agreements

Andreas Dür (Universität Salzburg - Politics) & Manfred Elsig (Universität Bern - International Relations & World Trade Institute) have published Trade Cooperation: The Purpose, Design and Effects of Preferential Trade Agreements (Cambridge Univ. Press 2015). Contents include:
  • Andreas Dür & Manfred Elsig, Introduction: the purpose, design and effects of preferential trade agreements
  • Moonhawk Kim, Technology, politics and economic exchanges: historical patterns in international economic agreements
  • Edward D. Mansfield & Helen V. Milner, The political economy of preferential trade agreements
  • Jean-Louis Arcand, Marcelo Olarreaga & Laura Zoratto, Weak governments and preferential trade agreements
  • Víctor Umaña, Thomas Bernauer & Gabriele Spilker, Natural trading partners? A public opinion perspective on preferential trade agreements
  • Soo Yeon Kim, Regionalisation in search of regionalism: production networks and deep integration commitments in Asia's PTAs
  • Leonardo Baccini, Andreas Dür & Yoram Z. Haftel, Imitation and innovation in international governance: the diffusion of trade agreement design
  • Mark Manger, PTA design, tariffs, and intra-industry trade
  • Kerry A. Chase, PTAs and audiovisual services
  • Anu Bradford & Tim Büthe, Competition policy and free trade: antitrust provisions in PTAs
  • Stephanie J. Rickard, PTAs and public procurement
  • Yoram Z. Haftel, Trade agreements, violent conflict and security
  • Todd Allee & Manfred Elsig, Dispute settlement provisions in PTAs: new data and new concepts
  • Scott L. Baier, Jeffrey H. Bergstrand & Matthew W. Clance, Preliminary examination of heterogeneous effects on international trade of economic integration agreements
  • Peter Egger & Sergey Nigai, Effects of deep versus shallow trade agreements in general equilibrium
  • Anirudh Shingal, Revisiting the trade effects of services agreements
  • Jeffrey Kucik, Trade agreements as protection from risk
  • Chad P. Bown, Baybars Karacaovali & Patricia Tovar, What do we know about preferential trade agreements and temporary trade barriers?
  • Thomas Cottier, Charlotte Sieber-Gasser & Gabriela Wermelinger, The dialectical relationship of preferential and multilateral trade agreements
  • Joost Pauwelyn and Wolfgang Alschner, Forget about the WTO: the network of relations between PTAs and 'double PTAs'
  • Bernard Hoekman, Plurilateral agreements, variable geometry and the WTO
  • James Flett, Referring PTA disputes to the WTO dispute settlement system