Journals Higher Education

The Constitutionalization of the World Trade Organization

Legitimacy, Democracy, and Community in the International Trading System

Deborah Z. Cass

International Economic Law Series

  • Offers a forensic analysis of the international trade 'constitutionalization project'
  • Acknowledges the powerful and insistent claims of legitimacy, democracy, and community
  • Offers a fresh explanation of the present preoccupations of the WTO agenda
  • Uses a broad cross-disciplinary analysis including international relations, and globalization and governance studies