Weihuan Zhou

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Associate Professor and Director of Research

Kensington, New South Wales 2052

Australia

https://www.law.unsw.edu.au/staff/weihuan-zhou

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“  Re-invigorating multilateralism requires collective efforts and balanced solutions to a wide range of existing and emerging issues - can we have the political will needed for it?  ”

Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

Regulation of Digital Financial Services in China: Last Mover Advantage

(2015) 8(1) Tsinghua China Law Review 25-62, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015/044, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-62
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2016
Weihuan Zhou, Douglas W. Arner and Ross P. Buckley
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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digital financial services, fintech, China, financial regulation, financial inclusion

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China's SOE Reform: Using WTO Rules to Build a Market Economy

International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 2019, Vol 68, Issue 4, 977-1022. doi:10.1017/S002058931900037X
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2020
Weihuan Zhou, Henry S. Gao and Xue Bai
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, Singapore Management University - School of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Public International Law, China, State-Owned Enterprise, Market Economy, State Capitalism, WTO, Subsidies, Antidumping, Public Body, Dispute Settlement

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Demystifying Australia – China Trade Tensions

Forthcoming (2022) 56(1) Journal of World Trade, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-36
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2021
Weihuan Zhou and James Laurenceson
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Australia-China Relations Institute, University of Technology Sydney
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economic disruption, bilateral trade tensions, WTO, World Trade Organization, China-Australia Free Trade Agreement

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‘Overreaching’ or ‘Overreacting’? Reflections on the Judicial Function and Approaches of WTO Appellate Body

(2019) 53(6) Journal of World Trade 951-978, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-49, Singapore Management University School of Law Research Paper No. 30/2019
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2020
Weihuan Zhou and Henry S. Gao
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Singapore Management University - School of Law
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WTO, WTO Appellate Body, Appellate Body, judicial overreach, trade remedy, TBT, US

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EU – Price Comparison Methodologies (DS516): Challenging the Non- Market Economy Methodology in Light of the Negotiating History of Article 15 of China's WTO Accession Protocol

(2018) 52(3) Journal of World Trade, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 18-3
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Feb 2018
Weihuan Zhou and Delei Peng
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST)
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Price Comparison Methodologies, WTO, Art 15, Accession Protocol, EU, US, GATT, WTO membership, Shifting in Burden of Proof, antidumping

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Technology Transfer under China’s Foreign Investment Regime: Does the WTO Provide a Solution?

Forthcoming (2020) 54(3) Journal of World Trade , UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-59
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Aug 2019
Weihuan Zhou, Huiqin Jiang and Qingjiang Kong
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales and Lauterpacht Research Centre for International Law
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WTO, China, 'Forced' Technology Transfer, Foreign Investment, Trade, Intellectual Property

Subsidizing Technology Competition: China’s Evolving Practices and International Trade Regulation

(2021) 30(3) Washington International Law Journal 470-544., UNSW Law Research Paper No. 20-66
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 30 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2021
Weihuan Zhou and Mandy Meng Fang
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and City University of Hong Kong
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China, WTO, US, Technology competition, Industrial policies, Subsidies, Trade War, ASCM, WTO-plus obligations, Negotiations

Subsidizing Technology Competition: China’s Evolving Practices and International Trade Regulation in the Post-Pandemic Era

UNSW Law Research Series No. 20-66, City University of Hong Kong School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-021, Washington International Law Journal 2021(Vol 30 Issue 3)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2022
Weihuan Zhou and Mandy Meng Fang
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and City University of Hong Kong
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China; WTO; US, Technology competition; Industrial policies; Subsidies; Trade War; ASCM; WTO-plus obligations; Negotiations

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Rethinking the (CP)TPP As A Model for Regulation of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises

Forthcoming (2021)24(3) Journal of International Economic Law, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-46
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2021
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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China; CPTPP; WTO; State-Owned Enterprises; Free Trade Agreements

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WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism Without the Appellate Body: Some Observations on the US-China Trade Deal

Forthcoming (2020) 2 Journal of International Trade and Arbitration Law, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 20-4
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2020
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Appellate Body, dispute settlement mechanism, WTO, World Trade Organization, international trade, Phase One, US, China, US-China

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In Defense of the WTO: Why Do We Need a Multilateral Trading System?

Forthcoming (2020) 47 (1) Legal Issues of Economic Integration 9-42, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-44
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2020
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, trade policymaking, dispute resolution, Appellate Body, multilateral, trading system

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Debunking the Myth of ‘Particular Market Situation’ in WTO Anti-Dumping Law

(2016) 19(4) Journal of International Economic Law 863-892, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-79
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2018
Weihuan Zhou and Andrew Percival
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Percival Legal
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anti-dumping, ChAFTA, WTO, GATT, particular market situation

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Beyond ChAFTA: China's (Ab)use of Anti-Dumping Measures

Forthcoming — China Quarterly, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-57
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Weihuan Zhou and Shu Zhang
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
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China, World Trade Organisation, dispute settlement, anti-dumping, protection, retaliation, WTO, WTO rulings

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Australia's Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Law and Practice: An Analysis of Current Issues Incompatible with Free Trade with China

(2015) 49(6) Journal of World Trade 975-1010, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-20
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Antidumping, Countervailing, Australia, China, FTA, WTO

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Panel Report on EU-Biodiesel: A Glass Half Full? - Implications for the Rising Issue of 'Particular Market Situation'

(2016) 2(2) Chinese Journal of Global Governance 142-163., UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-49
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2017
Weihuan Zhou and Andrew Percival
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Percival Legal
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WTO; Anti-Dumping; Particular Market Situation; Surrogate Prices/Costs; China; Australia

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Chinese Investment in Australia: A Critical Analysis of the China - Australia Free Trade Agreement

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2017, 407-435.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Dec 2017
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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China - Australia Free Trade Agreement; ChAFTA; Investment; FIRB; ISDS; Investment Facilitation

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Fifteen Years On: Has China Implemented WTO Rulings? -- A Perspective on 'Trade in Goods' Disputes

(2016)11(1) Asian Journal of WTO & International Health Law and Policy 155-212., UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-63.
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2016
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, China, dispute resolution, implementation, dispute settlement, transparency, protectionism

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Australia – Anti-Dumping Measures on A4 Copy Paper

(2021) 115(1) American Journal of International Law 94-101, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 20-62
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Oct 2020
Weihuan Zhou and Delei Peng
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST)
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World Trade Organisation, WTO, anti-dumping, multilateral, jurisprudence, Anti-Dumping Agreement, Australia – A4 Copy Paper

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EU’s New Anti-dumping Methodology and The End of The Non-Market Economy Dispute?

Forthcoming (2019) 14(9) Global Trade and Customs Journal , UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-50
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Jul 2019
Stéphanie Noël and Weihuan Zhou
S. Noël Law Office and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, China, EU, Non-market economy, Anti-dumping, Dispute settlement, Accession Protocol

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Confronting the ‘Non-Market Economy’ Treatment: The Evolving WTO Jurisprudence on Anti-Dumping and China’s Recent Practices

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-51
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Sep 2021
Weihuan Zhou and Xiaomeng Qu
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Southwest University of Political Science & Law - School of International Law
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WTO, Non market economy, dispute settlement, Anti-Dumping, China

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The Impact of the WTO Dispute Settlement System on China: Effectiveness, Challenges and Broader Issues

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-70, This Chapter is a draft submitted to ‘2021 World Trade Forum_China & the WTO: 20 Years on’.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Dec 2021
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, China, Dispute settlement, Compliance, Market economy, Transparency

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China’s Liberalisation of Legal Services Under the ChAFTA: Market Access or Lack of Market Access for Australian Legal Practices

(2017) 51(2) Journal of World Trade 233-264, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-58
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
Weihuan Zhou and Junfang Xi
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
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China, Australia, free trade agreement, market access for Australian legal practices, legal practice

Greening the Road: China’s Low-carbon Energy Transition and International Trade Regulation

The final version of this article will be published in the Leiden Journal of International Law (LJIL) (2022) 35(2) and can be found online at journals.cambridge.org/ljil, City University of Hong Kong School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2021-012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2022
Mandy Meng Fang and Weihuan Zhou
City University of Hong Kong and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Greening the Road: China’s Low-carbon Energy Transition and International Trade Regulation

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-71, The final version of this article will be published in the Leiden Journal of International Law (LJIL) (2022) 35(2) and can be found online at journals.cambridge.org/ljil.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Dec 2021
Mandy Meng Fang and Weihuan Zhou
City University of Hong Kong and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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New energy vehicles; WTO; China; low-carbon energy transition; subsidies

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China’s Implementation of the Rulings of the World Trade Organization

China’s Implementation of the Rulings of the World Trade Organization (Hart Publishing, 2019), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-82
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Oct 2019
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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China, World Trade Organization, WTO, dispute settlement mechanism, compliance, rulings, WTO member

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Rethinking National Treatment and the Role of Regulatory Purpose: Lessons from the 'Theory of Distortions and Welfare'

Manchester Journal of International Economic Law (2015) 12(3) 243-269. , UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-34
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, National Treatment, Regulatory Purpose, Theory of Distortions and Welfare

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Appellate Body Report on EU-Biodiesel: The Future of China's State Capitalism under the WTO Anti-Dumping Agreement

(2018)17(4) World Trade Review 603-633, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-42
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2020
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Particular Market Situation, PMS, WTO Agreement, Antidumping, AD Agreement

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US - Clove Cigarettes and US - Tuna II (Mexico): Implications for the Role of Regulatory Purpose Under Article III:4 of the GATT

Journal of International Economic Law 15(4) pp. 1075-1122.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2015
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, International Trade Law, National Treatment, General Exceptions, Regulatory Purpose

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Trade vs. Security: Recent Developments of Global Trade Rules and China's Policy and Regulatory Responses from Defensive to Proactive

Forthcoming the World Trade Review, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 22-12
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jun 2022
Weihuan Zhou, Huiqin Jiang and Zhe Chen
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University and Southwest University of Political Science and Law
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China, WTO, National Security, Unilateralism, Sanctions, Coercion

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Navigating Adroitly: China's Interaction with the Global Trade, Investment and Financial Regimes

(2013) 9(1) East Asia Law Review 1-40
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2015
Ross P. Buckley and Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, trade, investment, finance, China, dispute settlement, reform

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China's Litigation on Non-Market Economy Treatment at the WTO: A Preliminary Assessment

(2017) 5(2) Chinese Journal of Comparative Law , UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-78
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Nov 2017
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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China, US, EU, WTO, Dispute, Antidumping Laws, Non-Market Economy, NME, WTO Accession Protocol, Surrogate Prices

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Assessment of 'Material Injury' and 'Causation': Recent Developments in Australia

(2015)10(9) Global Trade and Customs Journal 282-290., UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-33
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Anti-Dumping, Material Injury, Causation, Australia, WTO

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Circumvention and Anti-Circumvention: Rising Protectionism in Australia

(2016)15(3) World Trade Review 495-522., UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-81
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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international trade, anti-circumvention mechanism, GATT, WTO, Australia, FTA

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The Role of Regulatory Purpose Under Articles III:2 and lll:4 - Toward Consistency between Negotiating History and WTO Jurisprudence

World Trade Review, Vol 11, Issue 01, pp. 81-118, 2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 May 2012 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2015
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, National Treatment, Preparatory Work, Dispute Settlement

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Theory of Distortions and Welfare as the Backbone of the WTO: If We Lose the Form, Do We Lose the Essence?

Paradise Lost or Found? The Post-WTO International Legal Order (Utopian & Dystopian Possibilities), University of Tokyo Workshop
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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WTO, Trade Liberalisation, Protection, Theory of Distortions, Externalities, Domestic autonomy

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Some Selected Aspects of the Relationship between World Trade Organization Law and General Public International Law

in Capaldo (eds), Global Community: Yearbook of International Law & Jurisprudence (New York: Oxford University Press, 2013) 203-224.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2016
Williams Trade LawThe University of Sydney Law School, Independent, The University of Sydney Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Public international law, WTO Jurisprudence, principles

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Submission to Digital Advertising Services (‘AdTech’) Inquiry

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-89
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Mar 2022
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, Independent and Australian Society for Computers & Law (AUSCL)
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adtech, digital advertising, competition law, privacy law, data portability, international considerations for adtech regulation

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The Impact of the China–Australia Free Trade Agreement on Australia's Education Exports to China: A Legal and Economic Assessment

The World Economy, Vol. 41, Issue 12, pp. 3503-3523, 2018
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Dec 2018
Junfang Xi, Weihuan Zhou and Heng Wang
University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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US - China Trade War: A Way Out?

Forthcoming (2020) World Trade Review, UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 20-28
Posted: 27 May 2020
Weihuan Zhou and Henry S. Gao
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Singapore Management University - School of Law

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US, China, trade relations, bilateral negotiations, WTO rules, multilateral trading, protectionist, trade distortive, non-protectionist, inclusive trade, Theory of Distortions and Welfare

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Replacing the Non-Market Economy Methodology: Is the European Union's Alternative Approach Justified Under the World Trade Organization Anti-Dumping Agreement?

(2016) 11(11-12) Global Trade and Customs Law, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-2
Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 07 May 2020
Stéphanie Noël and Weihuan Zhou
S. Noël Law Office and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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China, WTO, World Trade Organization, non-market economies, anti-dumping, European Union

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China's Negotiation of the International Economic Legal Order

in Picker, Toohey & Greenacre (eds), China in the International Economic Order: New Directions and Changing Paradigms (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015) 151-169.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
Ross P. Buckley and Weihuan Zhou
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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China, international trade, international investment, financial system, dispute settlement, reform