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Find out more about this forward-looking and innovative series where leading scholars map out the research priorities and potential directions of travel in their fields. An essential resource for anybody who wants to be at the forefront of research.
With a world-class editor team, 500 content items and authorship from almost 200 of the world’s foremost scholars, the Encyclopedia is the definitive reference work in the field.
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‘This Encyclopedia is a superb resource. It breaks new ground in defining international economic law as a specific and unified discipline, yet manages to cover all of the diverse aspects that contribute to international economic law. . . extremely useful for practitioners and academics.’
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