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This unit will teach students the principles and processes of law making within globalising commercial fields. Students recognise that global law making works through various media, including transnational contracts, commercial arbitration, regulatory competition and cooperation, the adoption of model codes, and international standard setting. In appraising the different principles and processes, reference is made to the demands of legal efficacy, business management, good governance, effective regulation and social justice in such fields.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

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Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsGlobal Business RegulationRecommendedJ.Braithwaite, P.Drahos,CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2000
ReadingsRegulating International Business: Beyond LiberalizationRecommendedS.Picciotto, R. Mayne (eds)ROUTLEDGE, 1998

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