International Economic Law

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DEIN-4808 10007 8 y 9 de junio de 2020 1 de julio de 2020


[Curso homologable con: Pregrado (Derecho Internacional II)

Créditos: 4 (3 cursos de la Escuela se homologan por 4 de pregrado; el cuarto por curso de libre elección (CLE) o facultativa)

This course presents an introduction to the fundamentals of international economic law. It delves into topics such as: the history, operation, and continued relevance of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the World Bank; the explosive rise and growing resistance to bilateral investment treaties (BITs); regional economic integration and its political impacts; and attempts to regulate multinational corporations and their impacts on human rights, environmental protection, and corruption. The course pays special attention contemporary critiques of international economic law, encouraging students to think further and deeper about the real-world application of the principles they learn.

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July 6 to 22, 2020 (class Saturdays)

Meeting time

Monday to Friday
9:00 to 10:30 a.m. - Class
10:30 to 11:00 a.m. - Break 
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Class

9:00 to 10:00 a.m. - Class 
10:00 to 10:30 a.m. - Break 
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. – Class

Jessica Charles Lawrence, Universidad de Essex - Reino Unido (more)

Note: the registration for the cours is subject to the number of students enrolled and to the academic profile of the candidates. The Law School of Universidad de los Andes reserves the right of admission to its academic programs.