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Despite the United States withdrawing from the Trans-Pacic Partnership (TPP) Agreement, its template of rules remains highly relevant for future negotiations on international trade. This book helps to evaluate the legal provisions of this pact, its background and its possible evolutionary path. There is a view in the policy discourse that India should actively embrace the norms contained in the Agreement. Trans-Pacic Partnership Agreement: A Framework for Future Trade Rules? offers a balanced and objective analysis of the likely impact of the TPP template of rules on developing countries such as India and significantly contributes to the ongoing debate regarding India's ideal stance. This book will be useful for policymakers, trade lawyers, policy analysts, academics, economists and government officials, especially those from developing countries.
Chapter 12: Trade Remedies, Trade Facilitation and Regulatory Coherence under the TPP
Trade Remedies, Trade Facilitation and Regulatory Coherence under the TPP
Overview of Provisions on Trade Remedies, Trade Facilitation and Regulatory Coherence in the TPP
Most of the free trade agreements (FTAs) include provisions on bilateral safeguards, which permit a party to the FTA to impose bilateral safeguard measures in case there is a surge in imports as a result of commitments taken under the FTA. Although there are considerable similarities in procedural requirements pertaining to the investigation, in certain aspects the provisions on bilateral safeguards differ from the provisions in World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreement on Safeguards. The differences are ...