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Inhaltsangabe: In the post-crisis, 'new normal' world, scholars are increasingly exploring world trade and globalisation narratives which are alternatives to the conventional neoliberal, Washington Consensus theories. Sungjoon Cho responds to this contemporary intellectual demand by reconstructing the world trading system from a 'social' perspective.
'Cho's innovative book challenges the conventional rational-contract model in international trade law literature and presents a refreshing alternative perspective on the WTO. The social framework proposed in the book generates significant insights regarding the sociological functions of the WTO and enriches our understanding of international economic law. It certainly constitutes a significant contribution to international economic law literature.' Moshe Hirsch, Maria Von Hofmannsthal Chair in International Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
'Cho's book makes an important contribution to the international relations literature by exploring the emerging idea of a world trade community. Sungjoon Cho offers concrete and valuable suggestions for how the World Trade Organization can strengthen its social foundations.' Steve Charnovitz, George Washington University Law School
'I enjoyed reading this book very much, it is a very timely contribution to an ongoing debate, and hopefully will provide institutional players with something to chew on and illuminate their decision making process.' Petros Mavroidis, Columbia University and European University Institute
'Professor Cho has once again justified his status as a leading scholar in international trade by offering a cutting edge, interdisciplinary framework for examining international trade. This new volume offers a refreshing and novel analysis of world trade using analytical tools from sociology and political science literatures, and in the process reconsiders the appropriateness and optimality of the global trading system itself.' Christopher Brummer, Georgetown University Law Center
'How should we understand the international trade system? Changing modes of economic production, substantial shifts in geopolitical power, and long-deadlocked negotiations suggest that the WTO system is at a crossroads. In this timely book, Professor Sungjoon Cho draws on sociological insights and constructivist thought to develop a vision of the WTO as a world trade community. Cho's innovative argument offers a powerful challenge to conventional understandings and constitutes an important contribution to the literature.' Jeffrey L. Dunoff, Laura H. Carnell Professor of Law, Temple University Beasley School of Law
'Cho takes direct aim at the prevailing view of trade law as a bundle of inter-governmental contracts and he hits his target forcefully. He shows instead the social and normative power that make[s] the international trade regime possible, and in doing so he immediately shifts the debate from questions about government bargaining to questions about the ideas and assumptions that leaders share, invoke, and argue over in the negotiation and regulation of trade. This is an extremely valuable book that will become essential reading for everyone seeking to understand the law and politics of international trade today.' Ian Hurd, Northwestern University
'An inspiring book, theoretically underpinned and of high practical importance.' Joost Pauwelyn, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
'A most welcome book, The Social Foundations of World Trade is a clear-eyed analysis demonstrating why we must fundamentally rethink the nature of the WTO and its norms. It offers a compelling case for combining the rationalism of the contract-bargain model with normative values as a way to build a more durable and viable multilateral trading system.' James Thuo Gathii, Wing-Tat Lee Chair in International Law, Loyola Chicago Law School
'The Social Foundations of World Trade shows the costs of viewing trade agreements as contracts between states. Taking on the hard cases of the WTO, among the most contract-like and reciprocity-based international institutions one can find, Cho shows how considering the social foundations of international law helps legitimize and achieve the larger cooperative benefits that are the goals of international economic agreements.' Karen J. Alter, Northwestern University
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