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10 May 2012, 6:43 am
Simon Lester (WorldTradeLaw.net) has posted an ASIL Insight on The Airbus—Boeing Subsidy Dispute: With Both Parties in Violation, Is There an End in Sight? [read post]
14 Jul 2011, 5:30 pm by Jacob Katz Cogan
Simon Lester has posted an ASIL Insight on The WTO EC-Aircraft Panel and Appellate Body Reports on Subsidiesto Airbus. [read post]
11 Jul 2011, 9:44 am by Jacob Katz Cogan
Simon Lester, A Framework for Thinking about the ‘Discretion’ in the Mandatory/Discretionary Distinction Juscelino F. [read post]
30 Jun 2011, 5:54 pm by Simon Lester
These two schemes are the subject of intense controversy in Australia at the moment, and they have significant broader implications for other countries and international economic law more generally, for example as evidenced by the launching of an investment treaty claim against Australia by Philip Morris in relation to plain packaging, as noted by Simon Lester in an earlier post here. [read post]
27 Jun 2011, 6:35 am by IP Dragon
For example two books: 'Bilateral and Regional Trade Agreements: Commentary and Analysis' (Cambridge University Press, 2009)(edited with Simon Lester) 'Bilateral and Regional Trade Agreements: Case Studies' (Cambridge University Press, 2009)(edited with Simon Lester). [read post]
23 Jun 2011, 5:40 pm
First, WorldTradeLaw.net's Simon Lester pointed out in the comments to my original post that Governor Pawlenty certainly isn't the only one who's been blaming trade for job losses: Check this out from Romney the other day: VAN SUSTEREN: The IMF is predicting that China's economy is going to surpass our own in the year 2016. [read post]
23 May 2011, 1:42 am by Jacob Katz Cogan
Simon Lester has posted The Role of the International Trade Regime in Global Governance. [read post]
16 Apr 2011, 6:38 am
WorldTradeLaw.net's Simon Lester has an insightful blog post about the "dangers of talking about competitiveness" in the context of international trade rules (and disputes).   [read post]
5 Apr 2011, 6:49 pm
WorldTradeLaw.net's Simon Lester offers some good commentary on the CAFC decision, and the WSJ rightfully applauds it: "thanks to statistical sleight-of-hand, American consumers have paid billions of dollars more over the years in higher prices either because antidumping duties raised prices on imports or because those duties sheltered domestic companies from downward price competition. [read post]
15 Mar 2011, 6:37 am by Walter Olson
“A conversation with class action objector Ted Frank” [American Lawyer] Reviews of new Lester Brickman book Lawyer Barons [Dan Fisher/Forbes, Russell Jackson] Plus: interview at TortsProf; comments from Columbia legal ethicist William Simon [Legal Ethics Forum] “Collective Bargaining for States But Not for Uncle Sam” [Adler] Examples of how Wisconsin public-sector unionism has worked in practice [Perry] Wisconsin cop union: nice business you got there, shame if… [read post]
8 Mar 2011, 7:22 pm
Simon Lester absolutely dismantles the latest trade-skeptical piece from Princeton's Uwe Reinhardt, which bizarrely characterizes the free trader's view of the world as "a giant cattle farm to be managed in ways that maximize the collective weight of the cattle."   [read post]
4 Mar 2011, 11:32 am by John Steele
It has a forward by Richard Epstein, and Lester is a habitué of conservative think tanks.  [read post]
24 Feb 2011, 6:49 am
WorldTradeLaw.net's Simon Lester lays out several good reasons for this conclusion here: First off, it's no doubt true that it's easier to reach agreement among just a couple countries than it is among 153. [read post]
22 Feb 2011, 5:48 pm
And Simon Lester adds some helpful anonymous commentary.  [read post]
5 Jan 2011, 5:20 pm
UPDATE: Looks like Simon Lester over at the IELP blog is pondering the same thing (and beat me to the punch by a few hours!).   [read post]
15 Dec 2010, 4:33 pm
Finally, GMU's Don Boudreaux takes to xtranormal to create a nice little cartoon explaining the idiocy of protectionism (h/t Simon Lester):  That should keep y'all busy for a while.   [read post]
26 Oct 2010, 8:04 am
The CRS' latest report (h/t Simon Lester) is a very significant revision to previous versions, so I highly recommend giving the entire thing a skim.   [read post]
10 Sep 2010, 2:40 am by John Steele
Lester Brickman, Anatomy of an Aggregate Settlement: The Triumph of Temptation over Ethics. [read post]
27 Mar 2010, 6:43 am by Jacob Katz Cogan
Annual Statistical Analysis, Surveys, and IndexesKara Leitner & Simon Lester, WTO Dispute Settlement 1995–2009 — A Statistical AnalysisThe WTO Appellate Body's Activities in 2009Marylin Johnson Raisch, Book Survey 2009Marylin Johnson Raisch, Website Survey 2009 [read post]
11 Mar 2010, 9:28 am by Mike Madison
I am just finishing a marvelous book about cartography and the discovery and naming of America, The Fourth Part of the World: The Race to the Ends of the Earth, and the Epic Story of the Map That Gave America Its Name (by Toby Lester, Simon & Schuster, 2009).  [read post]