How can the impact of cross-chapter provisions on dispute settlement mechanisms in trade agreements be effectively evaluated?


Trade remedies and trade dispute settlements are important safeguarding mechanisms where there are perceived abuses in the enforcement of the global rules-based system. Evidence should inform investigating authorities by focusing on what historical cases tell us about the effectiveness of these procedures.

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