'... an important and valuable contribution to the debate on the current state and future of the dispute settlement system as well as the WTO as an institution. ... provides the reader, the non-trade expert in particular, but also the international trade observer, with a comprehensive and excellent tool. It presents an opportunity for a deeper and more profound understanding of the WTO dispute settlement system, the relationship between the different actors and institutions, as well as the interlinkages between this system and the broader international community. ... an important addition to the debate on the ... future role of the dispute settlement system and the WTO as a whole.' Journal of International Economic Law
'... this is an excellent book ... it provides a rare opportunity to examine, from the inside, the WTO dispute settlement system, which is arguably the most important international dispute settlement system the world has ever seen.' Chinese Journal of International Law
'The breadth of issues and the richness of arguments covered in this collection of essays do justice to over a decade of jurisprudence of the WTO dispute settlement system. ... The book is the first instalment of a promising series of publications to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the WTO dispute settlement system.' Leiden Journal of International Law
Bringing together articles by some of the leading policy-makers, this volume assesses the past ten years of the WTO and the dispute settlement system. Discussions include the relationship and balance between political governance and dispute settlement, and the contribution of the Appellate Body to the development of international trade law.