The GATT: Categories, Problems and Procedures of Membership

Wednesday, January 1st, 1992 at 12:00 am by Gardner Patterson
Gardner Patterson, The GATT: Categories, Problems and Procedures of Membership, 1992 Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 7

This panel discusses the process, problems and procedures of acceding to the GATT. “There is much room for negotiation, which both permits and encourages the pragmatic approach that has resulted in about as many protocols as there are members.” As an example, the panel then discusses China and the GATT.

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Former Deputy Director General of the GATT, and former Professor of Economics, Princeton University.