Joel P. Trachtman

Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Professor of International Law

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Scholarly Papers (54)

1.

The Domain of WTO Dispute Resolution

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Feb 1999
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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A Functional Approach to Global Constitutionalism

RULING THE WORLD? CONSTITUTIONALISM, INTERNATIONAL LAW AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, Cambridge University Press, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-57, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-11
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Joel P. Trachtman
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international law, constitutional law, international constitutional law, international constitutionalization

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The Tools of Argument: How the Best Lawyers Think, Argue, and Win

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jul 2013
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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argument, rhetoric, practice, interpretation, legal analysis

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Lessons for Gats Article Vi from the Sps, Tbt and GATT Treatment of Domestic Regulation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Feb 2002
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Trade, services, SPS, TBT, GATT, WTO, Standards

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The Obsolescence of Customary International Law

Number of pages: 116 Posted: 16 Nov 2014
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international law, customary international law, treaty

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Economic Analysis of International Law: An Invitation and a Caveat

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Apr 1998
Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Joel P. Trachtman
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Global Cyberterrorism, Jurisdiction, and International Organization

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Cybersecurity, international organization, international law, terrorism, cyberterrorism

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Regulatory Competition and Regulatory Jurisdiction in International Securities Regulation

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Jan 2000
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Handbook of International Economics Law Chapter on International Trade: Regionalism

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international trade, regionalism, free trade agreements, customs unions

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Economic Analysis of Prescriptive Jurisdiction and Choice of Law

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Jurisdiction, prescriptive jurisdiction, choice of law, conflict of laws, extraterritoriality, regulatory jurisdiction, regulatory competition

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The WTO and Development Policy in China and India

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Aug 2006
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO, trade, development, regulation, industrial policy

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Building the WTO Cathedral

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO, trade, retaliation, remedies, efficient breach

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Interpretation and Institutional Choice at the WTO

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 52, p. 1, 2011, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-14
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2011
Gregory Shaffer and Joel P. Trachtman
University of California, Irvine School of Law and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO, International Economic Law, International Law, comparative institutional analysis, treaty design, interpretation, welfare effects, participatory effects

Interpretation and Institutional Choice at the WTO

Oñati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 1, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Gregory Shaffer and Joel P. Trachtman
University of California, Irvine School of Law and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO, World Trade Organization, international trade, judicial interpretation, comparative institutional analysis

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Cyberspace, Modernism, Jurisdiction and Sovereignty

Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, Vol. 5, No. 2 (1998).
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 May 1998
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Power to Terminate U.S. Trade Agreements: The Presidential Dormant Commerce Clause versus an Historical Gloss Half Empty

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2017
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Trade Agreements, Foreign Relations Law, Commerce Clause, Treaty Termination, Presidential Power

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Fragmentation and Coherence in International Law

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international law, fragmentation, trade, jurisdiction, subsidiarity

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The Customary International Law Supergame: Order and Law

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Feb 2004
George Norman and Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - Department of Economics and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Customary international law, international law, prisoner's dilemma, custom, social norms, multi-market contact

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Toward Open Recognition? Standardization and Regional Integration Under Article Xxiv of GATT

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jul 2002
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Trade, regional trade agreements, regional integration, standards

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Development Aspects of a Trans-Pacific Partnership

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Nov 2011
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international trade, regionalism, free trade areas, development

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International Law and Domestic Political Coalitions: The Grand Theory of Compliance with International Law

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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International Law, Compliance, Public choice, Lobbying, Retaliation, Two-Level Games, Second Image Reversed, Liberal Theory

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The Anti-Globalization Paradox

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Mar 2012
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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The International Law of Financial Crisis: Spillovers, Subsidiarity, Fragmentation, and Cooperation

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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financial regulation, financial crisis, bank regulation, securities regulation, international law, regulatory competition, regulatory jurisdiction

Trade And...Problems, Cost-Benefit Analysis and Subsidiarity

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 13 Jun 1997
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Trade And...Problems, Cost-Benefit Analysis and Subsidiarity

European Journal of International Law, 1997
Posted: 21 Jul 1997
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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Brazil - Measures Affecting Imports of Retreaded Tyres: A Balancing Act

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2010
Chad P. Bown and Joel P. Trachtman
Peterson Institute for International Economics and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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trade, WTO, environment, gatt

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Measuring the Shadow of the Future: An Introduction to the Game Theory of Customary International Law

U. of St. Gallen Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2007-20, University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jul 2007
George Norman and Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - Department of Economics and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Introduction: The Crisis in International Law

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2011
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international law, sovereignty, functionalism, international organization

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The Role of International Law in Economic Migration

Society of International Economic Law (SIEL) Inaugural Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Economic migration, Migration, International legal agreements, International law, International economic migration, International trade, Liberalization of migration, International legal commitments

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Embedding Mutual Recognition at the WTO

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Aug 2006
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO, trade, harmonization, regionalism, mutual recognition

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Transcending Trade and . . . An Institutional Perspective

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 May 2001
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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International Law and Domestic Political Coalitions: The Causes of Compliance with International Law

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Aug 2009
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international law, compliance, domestic politics

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The WTO Constitution: Toward Tertiary Rules for Intertwined Elephants

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Trade, international law, constitutional law

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WTO Law Constraints on Border Tax Adjustment and Tax Credit Mechanisms to Reduce the Competitive Effects of Carbon Taxes

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper 16-03
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2016
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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World Trade Organization, carbon tax, border tax adjustment

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International Legal Control of Domestic Administrative Action

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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global administrative law, WTO, international law, international trade law, administrative law

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Constitutional Economics of the WTO

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Aug 2008
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO, Trade, Constitutional Economics, Constitutions

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Who Cares About International Human Rights? The Supply and Demand of International Human Rights Law

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Oct 2011
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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The Economic Structure of the Law of International Organizations

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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international organizations, international law, economic analysis of law, functionalism, legislation, adjudication, enforcement

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Political Economy of International Law: Towards a Holistic Model of State Behavior

Alberta Fabricotti (ed.), Political Economy of International Law: A European Perspective, Edward Elgar, 2016, Forthcoming, U. of St. Gallen Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2015-08
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Jul 2015
Anne van Aaken and Joel P. Trachtman
University of Hamburg, Law School and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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State behavior, economic analysis of law, political economy, international law

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Functionalism, Fragmentation, and the Future of International (Trade) Law

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Oct 2018
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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trade, WTO, fragmentation, functionalism, Hudec

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The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Challenge to Trade and Investment: Trust and Verify?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 May 2019
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Cybersecurity, Trade, WTO, IoT, Hacking, Huawei

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Canada-Wheat: Discrimination, Non-Commercial Considerations, and State Trading Enterprises

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4337
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Joel P. Trachtman and Bernard Hoekman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
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Trade Law, Markets and Market Access, Economic Theory & Research, Access to Markets, Access to Finance

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U.S.-Chinese Trade: Interface and Lawfare

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2017/11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 May 2017
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Trade, China, WTO, Dispute Settlement

China-Rare Earths: Export Restrictions and the Limits of Textual Interpretation

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2016
Eric W. Bond and Joel P. Trachtman
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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China–Rare Earths: Export Restrictions and the Limits of Textual Interpretation

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2015/66
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
Eric W. Bond and Joel P. Trachtman
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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WTO Article XX, Dispute Settlement

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Integrating Lawfare and Warfare

Boston College International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Lawfare, Laws of Armed Conflict, Strategy, Propaganda

The World Trading System, the International Legal System and Multilevel Choice

European Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 469-485, July 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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The World Trading System, the International Legal System and Multilevel Choice

European Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 469-485, July 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Jun 2006
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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EU — Fatty Alcohols (Indonesia): Corporate Structure, Transfer Pricing, and Dumping

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2018/57
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Dec 2018
Shushanik Hakobyan and Joel P. Trachtman
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Dumping, transfer pricing, dispute settlement, WTO, EU

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The Political Economy of International Law. A European Perspective

The Political Economy of International Law. A European Perspective, by Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2016
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2017
Sapienza University of Rome, University of Cambridge - Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Geneva - Faculty of Law - Department of Public International Law, Independent, Independent, Independent, University of St. Gallen - LS: School of Law, Students, University at Buffalo Law School, University of Bern Law School, University of Groningen - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law, University of Muenster – Faculty of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, University of Hamburg, Law School, Independent, Universität Hamburg, University of Twente - Centre for European Studies and KU Leuven - Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies

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Review Essay: The Antiglobalisation Paradox – Freedom to Enter into Binding International Law is Real Freedom

The World Economy, Vol. 36, Issue 11, pp. 1442-1454, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Nov 2013
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Incomplete Harmonization Contracts in International Economic Law: Report of the Panel, China - Measures Affecting the Protection and Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, Wt/Ds362/R, Adopted 20 March 2009

Posted: 25 Sep 2010
Kamal Saggi and Joel P. Trachtman
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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Trade, Intellectual Property, Harmonization, Incomplete Contracts, Nullification Or Impairment, TRIPS

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Regulatory Jurisdiction and the WTO

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 10, Issue 3, pp. 631-651, 2007
Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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Decisions of the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 853-854, 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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The Constitutions of the Wto

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 17, Issue 3, pp. 623-646, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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Regulatory Competition and Regulatory Jurisdiction

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 3, No. 2, Pp. 331-348, June 2000
Posted: 29 Jun 2000
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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Economic Analysis of International Law

Yale Journal of International Law, Winter 1999
Posted: 02 Jun 1999
Joel P. Trachtman and Jeffrey L. Dunoff
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law

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Externalities and Extraterritoriality: The Law and Economics of Prescriptive Jurisdiction

Posted: 20 Jan 1998
Joel P. Trachtman
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

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