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The Auto Pact Investment, Labour and the WTO - Maureen Irish

The Auto Pact Investment, Labour and the WTO

By: Maureen Irish (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 2003
ISBN: 9789041122315
Number Of Pages: 352

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The great value of this remarkable book is its elucidation of the main issue underlying the Pact and its forced ending: the relationship between international trade rules on the one hand and investment measures intended to encourage local.

Contributing Authorsp. vii
Editor's Introductionp. ix
The Auto Pact from 1965 to the Canada-United States Free Trade Agreement (CUSFTA)p. 3
The Auto Pact, NAFTA and the Mexican Automotive Industryp. 23
The Automotive Industry in Windsorp. 41
"We Can Tell Them All to Go to Hell": The CAW, Multinationals and the Auto Pactp. 53
The WTO Decision, Investment and Subsidies
The WTO Decision--MFN, National Treatment, TRIMs and Export Subsidiesp. 73
Rules of Origin for Goods and Services--WTO Origin Agreement and GATSp. 111
NAFTA, Article 303, PROSEC and the New Maquiladora Regime in Mexicop. 137
Investment Subsidies and the Canadian Agreement on Internal Tradep. 163
The Evolution of Foreign Direct Investment Law: From an Inter-State to a Transnational Dynamicp. 175
Investment and Labour
Linking Labour Rights and International Trade: Evaluating the NAALC Modelp. 197
The ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work: The Limitations to Global Labour Standardsp. 243
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Guidelines and Corporate Codes of Conductp. 257
Labour Rights and International Trade: A Debate Devolvedp. 277
Property Rights and Labour Rights Revisited: International Investment Agreements and the "Social Clause" Debatep. 301
Indexp. 327
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ISBN: 9789041122315
ISBN-10: 9041122311
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 2003
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 2.06
Weight (kg): 0.66