World Trade Organization: Institutional Issues and Dispute Settlement

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Among the results of the Uruguay Round (UR) of Multilateral Trade Negotiations conducted under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) are institutions to administer the trade obligations contained in the UR agreements and to provide venues for further negotiation and discussion of these and possibly future trade agreements. The two primary institutional instruments are the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the dispute settlement procedures set forth in the Dispute Settlement Understanding (DSU).

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Grimmett, Jeanne J. August 3, 1994.

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Among the results of the Uruguay Round (UR) of Multilateral Trade
Negotiations conducted under the General Agreement on Tariffs and
Trade (GATT) are institutions to administer the trade obligations
contained in the UR agreements and to provide venues for further
negotiation and discussion of these and possibly future trade
agreements. The two primary institutional instruments are
the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the dispute settlement
procedures set forth in the Dispute Settlement Understanding (DSU).

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  • August 3, 1994

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Grimmett, Jeanne J. World Trade Organization: Institutional Issues and Dispute Settlement, report, August 3, 1994; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs133/: accessed April 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.