An economic analysis of the WTO's dispute settlement mechanism
PhD student: Mr J. Goco
Promotors: Prof P.L.H. van den Bossche, Prof M.G. Faure
Duration: 1/1/2005 - 31/12/2008
I am assessing the effectiveness of the WTO's dispute settlement mechanism by applying theoretical models and empirical methods that were originally developed in economics. In particular, I am looking at the rate of use of the system and its success rate in settling disputes.