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Published: 10 March 2022

368 Pages


ISBN: 9780192858023

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Transforming World Trade and Investment Law for Sustainable Development

Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann

  • An interdisciplinary approach to the legal, economic, political, and constitutional problems facing multilevel governance of sustainable development
  • Highlights the failure of the current UN and WTO legal systems to effectively protect sustainable development and proposes improvements to these systems
  • Emphasizes the interrelationships between worldwide, regional, and national regulatory challenges of global public goods
  • Calls for stronger democratic, regulatory and judicial rights and remedies to better protect human rights and climate change mitigation