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Who's Afraid of the WTO?$
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Kent Jones

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780195166163

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166163.001.0001

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Human Rights, Labor Rights, and Trade Policy

Human Rights, Labor Rights, and Trade Policy

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(p.125) 7 Human Rights, Labor Rights, and Trade Policy
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Who's Afraid of the WTO?
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Kent Jones

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166163.003.0008

This chapter offers a review of human rights and labor rights and the possible roles of trade and trade policy in promoting them. It concluded that the WTO has neither the design, the capacity, nor the resources to monitor either human rights or workers' rights in its regulation and trade policies. Countries must find common ground on the underlying principles of human rights, workers' rights, and the measures that are acceptable to promote them and defend them.

Keywords:   human rights, labor rights, trade policy, regulation

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