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Spring 2013 - International Trade

Hansen, Patricia I

Course ID: 382D  Unique # 29385  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Tuesday 9:05 am - 10:20 am JON 5.206
   Wednesday 9:05 am - 10:20 am JON 5.206
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Friday, May 10    1:30 pm          A-Z
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This course is restricted to upper division students only.

This course examines the law of international trade in goods and services, focusing principally on the law of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT).  We will examine international rules concerning, among other things, tariff and non-tariff barriers, discrimination, dumping, government subsidies, and safeguards.  We will also study the role of regional trade systems, such as the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).  The course will also spend time considering the relationship between trade and other regulatory areas or social values, such as environmental protection, health and safety standards, human rights, and intellectual property protection.

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