Essay- International Economic Law

Essay- International Economic Law - Proposition: In...

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Proposition: In international economic law one sees the dirty truth of international law writ large: it is a system ruled by and serving the powerful at the expense of the powerless. ------------------------------------------- -TRIPS is good for developing nations, serves the powerless - makes them more self-sufficient (brings foreign investment), makes the drugs they get/produce more fit for their needs (tropical diseases/AID type A,C, Duncan Matthews). -Russia, Technological/ Innovation Zones -Thus, will not stop the flow of technology, actually will increase it. (publication of patents) -Until the developing nations can develop these industries though they also are protected in the occurence of a public health crises. (Doha Declaration and Article 31 (f) being amended. -It serves the interests of the powerful but also serves the interest of developing nations by helping them develop. -Serves interests of the powerful by expanding trade and bringing down barriers. -Structure of the international system centered around facilitating
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This note was uploaded on 09/04/2010 for the course GOVT 380 taught by Professor Tannenwald,n during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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