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From ACT UP to the WTO

Urban Protest and Community Building in the Era of Globalization

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Published by Verso .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights & citizenship,
  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Homosexuality,
  • Social Movements,
  • Sociology,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • History & Theory - Radical Thought,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Gay Studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBenjamin Shepard (Editor), Ronald Hayduk (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8624365M
    ISBN 10185984653X
    ISBN 109781859846537

    The World Trade Organization (WTO) is often accused of, at best, not paying enough attention to human rights or, at worst, facilitating and perpetuating human rights abuses. This book weighs these criticisms and examines their validity, incorporating legal arguments as well as some economic and political science perspectives. After introducing the respective WTO and human . Based in Geneva, the WTO was set up in , replacing another international organisation known as the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Gatt). Gatt was formed in when 23 countries signed an agreement to reduce customs tariffs. .

      World Trade Organization 2, views WATCH LIVE: The National for Friday, April 24 — N.S. shooting victims remembered at virtual .   Developing countries, which make up the great majority of WTO members, have, since its inception in demanded a series of changes to existing WTO rules as they realized existing WTO rules were.

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Businesses are turning to the WTO as growth in global trade of goods and services slowed to between and percent inwhich the World Bank characterized as “the lowest growth in trade volumes since the Great Recession of – 1.”At the same time, focus has shifted away from regional trade negotiations.

The World Trade Organization (WTO) is an intergovernmental organization that is concerned with the regulation of international trade between nations. The WTO officially commenced on 1 January under the Marrakesh Agreement, signed by nations on 15 Aprilreplacing the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which commenced in It is the Headquarters: Centre William Rappard.

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