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Spring 2009 - International Trade

Hansen, Patricia I

Course ID: 382D  Unique # 28445  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Wednesday 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm TNH 2.123
   Thursday 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm TNH 2.123
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Monday, May 11    8:30 am          A-Z
2.139 

Description
This course will examine the rules of the World Trade Organization (WTO) concerning international trade in goods and services, including tariff and non- tariff barriers to trade; the Most Favored Nation and National Treatment obligations; antidumping and countervailing duties; safeguard measures, and intellectual property rights.  Students will also study the relationship between WTO rules and regional trade systems, such as the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA); and the impact of trade rules in areas such as environmental protection, consumer protection, and human rights.

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