Challenges to Australia’s National Health Policy from Trade and Investment Agreements

MJA Online First, February 29, 2012

3 Pages Posted: 28 Feb 2012

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Deborah Gleeson

La Trobe University

Kyla Tienhaara

Queen's University

Thomas Alured Faunce

Australian National University

Date Written: February 28, 2012

Abstract

Recent federal trade policy commitments could protect Australia’s tobacco control legislation and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement negotiations.

Keywords: Health policy, medicines policy, pharmaceutical regulation, investor state dispute settlement, trade agreements, Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement

JEL Classification: D42, D63, D78, D81, F13, F11, F42, I18, H51, H41

Suggested Citation

Gleeson, Deborah and Tienhaara, Kyla and Faunce, Thomas Alured, Challenges to Australia’s National Health Policy from Trade and Investment Agreements (February 28, 2012). MJA Online First, February 29, 2012 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2012839

Deborah Gleeson (Contact Author)

La Trobe University ( email )

School of Psychology and Public Health
Victoria, 3068
Australia
+61 3 9479 3262 (Phone)

Kyla Tienhaara

Queen's University ( email )

Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6
Canada

Thomas Alured Faunce

Australian National University ( email )

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200
Australia
61 2 61253563 (Phone)

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