Simon Lester

Cato Institute

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Is the Doha Round Over? The WTO's Negotiating Agenda for 2016 and Beyond

Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin No. 64
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 May 2016
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 380 (92,880)

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WTO, Doha Round, trade liberalization

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Trade Policy Under the Biden Administration

Cato Institute, Free Trade Bulletin No. 76 (2020)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Jul 2020
Cato Institute and Simon Lester
Cato Institute and Cato Institute
Downloads 278 (130,732)

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trade, trade law, congress, executive trade actions, WTO, World Trade Organization, trade agreements, trade policy, Joe Biden, Biden

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The Challenges of Negotiating a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin No. 51, February 26, 2013
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 05 Mar 2013
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 175 (202,966)

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US-Europe trade agreement, WTO negotiations, transatlantic trade agreements, European Union exports, international trade liberalization, U.S. imports, American tariffs, protectionism

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One Year into the TTIP Negotiations: Getting to Yes

Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin No. 59
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jan 2015
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 111 (290,493)

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trade agreement, regulatory trade barriers, ISDS mechanism, globalization

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Liberalizing Cross-Border Trade in Higher Education: The Coming Revolution of Online Universities

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 720
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2013
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 102 (307,904)

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Massive Open Online Course, MOOC, online classes, higher education, international universities, college courses, globalization, US education policy, American University system

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Liberalization or Litigation? Time to Rethink the International Investment Regime

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 730
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Nov 2013
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 79 (360,889)

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International Investment Obligations, investment treaties, Draft Convention, Bilateral Investment Treaty, investor-state complaints, Liberal Foreign Investment Policy, state-state dispute settlement

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Free Trade in Environmental Goods: The Trade Remedy Problem

Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin No. 54
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Apr 2014
Simon Lester and K. Watson
Cato Institute and Cato Institute
Downloads 74 (374,629)

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antidumping, countervailing duties, trade remedies, environmental goods, antidumping tariffs

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Closing Pandora's Box: The Growing Abuse of the National Security Rationale for Restricting Trade

Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 874, 2019
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Jan 2020
Simon Lester and Huan Zhu
Cato Institute and Cato Institute
Downloads 61 (418,217)

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Trade Tariffs, Trade Regulation, Protectionism, Department of Commerce, World Trade Organization, WTO, Trade Expansion Act of 1962, Section 232

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Debate 2016: To TPP or Not TPP? Should the U.S. Join the Trans-Pacific Partnership and Other Trade Agreements

16 Journal of International Business and Law 52 (2016)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Apr 2017
University of Kansas - School of Law, New York University School of Law, Cato Institute and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 57 (428,685)

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TPP, Trans-Pacific Partnership

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WTO Dispute Settlement: Emerging Practice and Procedure in Decisions of the Appellate Body - Chapter 6

DUE PROCESS IN WTO DISPUTE SETTLEMENT, J. Cameron and K. Campbell (eds), Cameron May 2000, pp 119-140.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Mar 2013
Debra P. Steger and Simon Lester
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and Cato Institute
Downloads 50 (454,477)

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WTO, Appellate Body, dispute settlement, international arbitration, procedure

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Should Free Traders Support the Trans-Pacific Partnership? An Assessment of America's Largest Preferential Trade Agreement

CATO Working Paper No. 39
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 24 Sep 2016
Cato Institute, Cato Institute, Cato Institute, Cato Institute and Cato Institute
Downloads 46 (470,603)

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Free Trade, Trans-Pacific Partnership, TPP

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Free Trade and Tobacco: Thank You for Not Smoking (Foreign) Cigarettes

Free Trade Bulletin No. 49, August 15, 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 43 (483,499)

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U.S. trade policy, United States tobacco policy, tobacco regulation, protectionism, imports, public health, tariffs, trade agreements, American health policy, government regulation

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Can Interim Appeal Arbitration Preserve the WTO Dispute System?

Cato Institute, Free Trade Bulletin No. 77, 2020
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Nov 2020
Simon Lester
Cato Institute
Downloads 38 (505,936)

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WTO, World Trade Organization, International Law, Trade Law, International Trade, Trade, Tariffs, Dispute Resolution, Rule Enforcement

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Trump's First Trade Deal: The Slightly Revised Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement

Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin, No. 73
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Jan 2020
Simon Lester, Inu Manak and Kyounghwa Kim
Cato Institute, Cato Institute and Korea International Trade Association
Downloads 34 (525,402)

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KORUS, Korea-U.S Free Trade Agreement, US-Korea, foreign relations, Trump foreign policy, U.S.-Korea, Trade Expansion Act of 1962, Premium Pricing Policy for Global Innovative Drugs, Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific partnership, ISDS, World Trade Organization, WTO

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China - Tariff Rate Quotas for Certain Agricultural Products: Against the Grain: Can the WTO Open Chinese Markets? A Contaminated Experiment

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2020/91
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2020
Joseph W. Glauber and Simon Lester
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cato Institute
Downloads 33 (530,609)

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US-China trade relations; agriculture; transparency obligations; WTO dispute settlement; tariff-rate quotas

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Trade Justice Delayed is Trade Justice Denied

Free Trade Bulletin No. 75
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Dec 2019
Cato Institute, Simon Lester and James Baachus
Cato Institute, Cato Institute and University of Central Florida
Downloads 30 (546,446)

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international law, WTO, World Trade Organization, trade law, DSB, Dispute Settlement Body, DSU, Dispute Settlement Understanding

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Does Safeguards Need Saving? Lessons from the Ukraine - Passenger Cars Dispute

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2016/52
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Arevik Gnutzmann-Mkrtchyan and Simon Lester
Leibniz Universit├Ąt Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Cato Institute
Downloads 30 (546,446)
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Safeguards, WTO disputes, Trade remedies, trade protection, Ukraine.