Paolo Davide Farah, Elena Cima (editors)


Climate Change, Sustainable Development and the Protection of Environment, Social, Economic and Cultural Rights, Labour Rights, Public Health, Food and Product Safety, Consumer Protection, Global Law and Sustainable Development

Book Series, Routledge Publishing (London/New-York), ISBN 978-1-4094-4848-8, September 2016, pp. 1 –  584 (330.000 words).

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Table of Contents
  • List of Figures XII
  • List of Tables XIII
  • List of Abbreviations XIV
  • Notes on Editors XIX
  • Notes on Contributors XXI

Forewords in Alphabetical Order

  • Foreword by Professor Gianmaria Ajani XXVI
  • Foreword by H. E. the Minister Gian Luca Galletti XXIX
  • Foreword by Professor Gabrielle Marceau XXX
  • Foreword by H. E. the Minister Maurizio Martina XXXI

Acknowledgements XXXIII by Professor Paolo Davide Farah

  1. Introduction and Overview of the Book
    Paolo Davide Farah
  2. The Development of Global Justice and Sustainable Development Principles in the WTO
    Multilateral Trading System through the Lens of Non-Trade Concerns: An Appraisal on China’s Progress
    Paolo Davide Farah

I. Public Policy, International Trade & Foreign Direct Investment: The Role of States & Non State Actors in Economic Globalization

This Book Part I “Public Policy, International Trade, and Foreign Direct Investment: The Role of States and Non-State Actors in Economic Globalization” is participated by researchers funded by the Marie Curie IRSES of the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007–2013) under REA grant agreement nº 318908 Acronym of the Project: POREEN (2013–2016) entitled “Partnering Opportuni­ties between Europe and China in the Renewable Energies and Environmental Industries”, within the results coordinated by gLAWcal – Global Law Initiatives for Sustainable Development (United Kingdom).

  1. Economic Globalization and Social Rights: the Role of the International Labor Organization and the WTO
    Claudio Di Turi
  2. Multinational Corporations and Corporate Social Responsibility in a Chinese Context: An International Law Perspective
    Angelica Bonfanti
  3. Rights Interest Litigation, Socio-Economic Rights and Chinese Labor Law Reform
    Leïla Choukroune
  4. Law, Culture, and the Politics of Chinese Outward Foreign Investment
    Valentina Sara Vadi
  5. Chinese Investment in Africa: Strengthening the Balance Sheet
    Mark Klaver and Michael Trebilcock