Thomas Cottier

University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law

Professor of European and International Economic Law

Hallerstrasse 6

Bern, CH-3012

Switzerland

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1.

The TRIPs Agreement Without a Competition Agreement?

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Working Paper No. 65-99
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Jan 2000
Thomas Cottier and Ingo Meitinger
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law and Baker & McKenzie
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2.

Traditional Knowledge and Geographical Indications: Foundations, Interests and Negotiating Positions

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2005/01, DEVELOPING COUNTRIES IN THE DOHA ROUND: WTO DECISION-MAKING PROCEDURES AND WTO NEGOTIATIONS ON TRADE IN AGRICULTURAL GOODS AND SERVICES, Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann, ed., Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute (2005)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Marion Panizzon and Thomas Cottier
University of Bern Law School and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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Citation 1

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Doha Development Agenda, Traditional Knowledge, multilateral trade negotiations, Geographical Indications, TRIPS, enhanced protection

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Article XIV GATS: General Exceptions

MAX PLANCK COMMENTARIES ON WORLD TRADE LAW, WTO - TRADE IN SERVICES, Rüdiger Wolfrum, Peter-Tobias Stoll, Clemens Feinäugle, eds., Vol. 6, pp. 287-328, Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law, Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and University of Lucerne
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WTO, GATS, trade in services, general exceptions, necessity test, introductory clause (chapeau)

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Panel VII: Towards a WTO Framework Agreement on Trade in Energy

Society of International Economic Law (SIEL), Second Biennial Global Conference, University of Barcelona, July 8-10, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Jul 2010
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law, University of Bern - NCCR Trade Regulation - Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research, University of Birmingham - School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Energy law, international trade, WTO, climate change, environment, environmental, GATT, TRIPS, GPA

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Article XIV bis GATS: Security Exceptions

MAX PLANCK COMMENTARIES ON WORLD TRADE LAW, WTO - TRADE IN SERVICES, Rüdiger Wolfrum, Peter-Tobias Stoll, Clemens Feinäugle, eds., Vol. 6, pp. 329-348, Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
Panagiotis Delimatsis and Thomas Cottier
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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Citation 2

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WTO, GATS, trade in services, national security, essential security interests, notification

6.

Introduction: Digital Technologies and International Trade Regulation

TRADE GOVERNANCE IN THE DIGITAL AGE, Mira Burri, Thomas Cottier, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2012
Mira Burri and Thomas Cottier
University of Lucerne and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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digital technologies, digital trade, international trade regulation, WTO law and policy

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The Doha Waiver and its Effects on the Nature of the TRIPS System and on Competition Law: The Impact of Human Rights

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2006/21
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Dec 2007
Thomas Cottier
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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Citation 1

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Trips agreement, Doha waiver, Human rights

8.

Trade Governance in the Digital Age (Preface)

TRADE GOVERNANCE IN THE DIGITAL AGE, Mira Burri, Thomas Cottier, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Mar 2012
Mira Burri and Thomas Cottier
University of Lucerne and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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Citation 1

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digital technologies, WTO, GATT, GATS, TRIPS, preferential trade agreements, international trade regulation, governance

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Re-Thinking Reciprocity: A New Framework for WTO Disciplines on North-South Regional Trade Agreements

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2013/20, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 14/2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, WTI Advisors (Oxford/Geneva), WTI Advisors Ltd. (Oxford/Geneva), WTI Advisors Ltd. (Oxford/Geneva) and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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Regional trade agreements, free trade agreements, developing countries, Economic Partnership Agreements, EU-ACP trade relations, tariff negotiations, Article XXIV GATT, WTO

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Dispute Prevention and Dispute Settlement in the Field of Intellectual Property Rights and Electronic Commerce, United States-Section 211 Omnibus Appropriations Act 1998 ('Havana Club')

DISPUTE PREVENTION AND DISPUTE SETTLEMENT IN THE TRANSATLANTIC PARTNERSHIP - CASE STUDIES, ANALYSES AND POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS, pp. 429-447, E.U. Petersmann and M. Pollack, eds., Oxford University Press, 2003, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper , FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Sep 2011
Frederick M. Abbott and Thomas Cottier
Florida State University - College of Law and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law
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WTO, TRIPS Agreement, trademark, Havana Club, Appellate Body, national treatment

11.

The Principle of Proportionality in International Law

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No 2012/38
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Apr 2015
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law, University of Bern - World Trade Institute, Queen Mary University of London - School of Law, Institute for European and International Law, WTI/NCCR Trade and University of Lucerne
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proportionality, use of force, maritime boundary delimitation, WTO, GATT, GATS, investment law

12.

Labour Migration, Trade and Investment: From Fragmentation to Coherence

The Palgrave Handbook of International Labour Migration, Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Thomas Cottier and Charlotte Sieber-Gasser
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law and University of Lucerne
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Labour Migration, Investment, Trade, Free Trade Agreements, WTO, Regulatory Coherence, Economic Development

13.

Challenges in International Monetary Law

TRADE AND COMPETITION LAW IN THE EU AND BEYOND, pp. 35-47, Inge Govaere, Reinhard Quick & Marco Bronckers, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 583
Posted: 01 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2012
Tetyana Payosova and Thomas Cottier
WTI/NCCR Trade and University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law

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Currency manipulation, WTO law, subsidies, IMF

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Climate Change and International Law: Exploring the Linkages between Human Rights, Environment, Trade and Investment

German Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 53, pp. 139-188, 2010
Posted: 01 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2017
ETH Zürich and University of Bern, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law, University of Bern, World Trade Institute, NCCR Trade Regulation, World Trade Institute, University of Bern, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Bern - NCCR Trade Regulation - Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research, WTI/NCCR Trade, University of Birmingham - School of Law, University of Bern - World Trade Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Climate Change, WTO Law, renewable energy, human rights

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From Progressive Liberalization to Progressive Regulation in WTO Law

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 9, Issue 4, pp. 779-821, 2006
Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Thomas Cottier
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law

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Preparing for Structural Reform in the WTO

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 10, Issue 3, pp. 497-508, 2007
Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Thomas Cottier
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law

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The Relationship between World Trade Organization Law, National and Regional Law

Law, Probability and Risk, Vol. 1, pp. 83-96, July 2002
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Thomas Cottier and Krista Nadakavukaren Schefer
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law and Juristische Fakultät, Universität Basel

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Legal Perspectives on Traditional Knowledge: The Case for Intellectual Property Protection

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 7, Issue 2, pp. 371-399, 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Thomas Cottier and Marion Panizzon
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law and University of Bern Law School

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The Protection of Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge: Towards More Specific Rights and Obligations in World Trade Law

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp. 555-584, 1998
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Thomas Cottier
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law

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The Protection of Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge: Towards More Specific Rights and Obligations in World Trade Law

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 1, No. 4, 1998
Posted: 29 Mar 1999
Thomas Cottier
University of Bern - Institute of European and International Economic Law

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