International Trade Regulation: A Transatlantic Perspective (S)

LAWJD858

The first half of this seminar surveys the origins and development of the WTO, with emphasis on the WTO legal process and its interaction with U.S. trade agencies. It explores the philosophical underpinnings of free trade and its impact on developed, developing, and least developed countries. Each session compares U.S. and EU approaches to trade regulation. Meanwhile, in consultation with the instructor and Law Library staff, students develop individual research projects and produce thick outlines. The second half of the semester is devoted to students' presentations of their work in progress. A polished paper is expected of each student by the end of the exam period. Shorter response papers may also be required. A limited number of second-year law students will be allowed to satisfy the upper-class writing requirement through this seminar with the instructor's approval (first come, first served). GRADING NOTICE: This class does not offer the CR/NC/H option.
Spring 2018: LAW JD 858 , Jan 17th to Apr 25th 2018
SectionInstructorCreditsDaysTimeBuildingRoom
A1Daniela Caruso3Wed10:40 am - 12:40 pm