GATS 2000: New Directions in Services Trade Liberalization

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and terms to fashion a set of disciplines suited for trade in services. In the end, they proved too conservative in applying the GATT tool kit by not realizing the full implication of the changes they were required to make to fit the needs of the services world. As a result, GATS suffers from ambiguities in key provisions, which undermine the value of negotiated commitments and the effectiveness of the agreement. This chapter has presented some modest fixes that would help strengthen the agreement and the associated schedules of national commitments.


References

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General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) Secretariat. 1993. "Scheduling of Initial Commitments in Trade in Services: Explanatory Note." MTN.GNS/W/164. Geneva (September 3).

Wilcox Clair. 1949. A Charter for World Trade. New York: Macmillan.

World Trade Organization (WTO). 1995. The Results of the Uruguay Round of Trade Negotiations: The Legal Texts. Geneva.

-----. 1998. "Preparation for the 1999 Ministerial Conference: Communication from Australia." WT/GC/W/116. Geneva (November 28).

-----. 1999. "Preparation for the 1999 Ministerial Conference: EC Approach to Services." WT/GC/W/189. Geneva (June 2).

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