The New GATT: Implications for the United States

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The World Trade Organization, Dispute Settlement, and Codes of Conduct
John H. JacksonThe Uruguay Round, the eighth broad trade negotiation round under the auspices of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), is clearly the most extensive undertaken by the GATT system and possibly by any similar endeavor in history. The goals of the September 1986 ministerial meeting at Punta del Este, which set forth the agenda for the Uruguay Round, were extremely ambitious. If only half of the objectives had been achieved, the Uruguay Round would still be the most extensive and successful trade negotiation ever. In fact, despite the many years of delay and negotiating impasses, the Uruguay Round has achieved considerably more than half its objectives. Indeed, I think it is fair to say that the Uruguay Round, if satisfactorily implemented, includes nine major accomplishments, as well as a number of lesser achievements. The major accomplishments are:
establishing a new international discipline for trade in services, comparable to that of GATT for products;
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This paper is adapted largely from testimony by the author before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, June 14, 1994, and the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance, March 23, 1994. The information on the Uruguay Round result is contained in the GATT document entitled Final Act Embodying the Results of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations, dated March 30, 1994, but prepared for the Marrakesh, Morocco, ministerial meeting to conclude the round for April 15, 1994. Some further works by this author concerning this general subject are listed at the end of this paper.

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  • Introduction 1
  • Economic Effects of Quota and Tariff Reductions 7
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources 40
  • The World Trade Organization, Dispute Settlement, and Codes of Conduct 63
  • Services and Intellectual Property Rights 84
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