The last decade has seen Japan become more aggressive in settling its trade disputes through the WTO process whereas previously it prefered settling such disputes more informally on a bilateral basis. In The Politics of WTO Dispute Settlement, Keisuke Iida demonstrates how and why this transformation has taken place. Professor Iida argues that though Japanese trade policy has become qlegalizedq it remains distinct from US or the EU where trade laywers are in the driving seat of dispute settlement. Instead, Japan has pursued what might be called qtactical legalizationq, borrowing expertise, information and leverage from the private sector, foreign lawyers and the other major trading partners such as the EU in particular. The book demonstrates in detail how the multilateral trade system and the trade policy of major trading nations, including that of Japan, interact to increase or restrain the qlegalizationq of the world trading system.Brazila#39;s auto policy was also due to expire in December 1999 and experts predicted that Brazila#39;s strategy would be to drag its ... Kia came up with an original design for the aTimor. ... The Timor was based on an old model of the Kia Sephia.
|Title||:||Legalization and Japan|
|Publisher||:||Cameron May - 2006-01-01|