Boston University School of Law

JD858 International Trade Regulation (S)

JD 858 ( A1)  W 10:40 AM-12:40 PM 
3 cr., Spring 
Professor Caruso 
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This seminar surveys the origins and development of the WTO, with emphasis on the WTO legal process and its interaction with US trade agencies. It covers the underlying philosophy of free trade and introduces the major legal disciplines under the WTO. It also deals with the social and political implications of free trade, and with some of the controversies concerning the future evolution of the WTO.