Labour Standards in International Economic Law

  • Henner Gött

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Setting the Scene

  3. Labour Regulation of Trade, Investment and Finance

  4. Business Conduct and Labour Standards

  5. Labour Standards in International Economic Law: A Proposal for Practice

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 379-379
    2. Peter-Tobias Stoll, Henner Gött, Patrick Abel
      Pages 381-430

About this book


The book offers a comprehensive perspective on the highly topical issue of protecting and promoting labour standards in international economic law and the globalized economy. For the purpose of an in-depth analysis of both the specific and the fundamental aspects in this regard, it combines views from specialized academics of the legal and political sciences as well as experienced practitioners. The contributions to this book do not only reveal recurring obstacles but also point at best practices and potential for synergies, providing important guidance for future research and practice in international economic and labour law and policy.


International economic law Multilateral Dimension International labour law Labour standards Globalized economy Human rights Trade agreements International investment agreements Social labelling

Editors and affiliations

  • Henner Gött
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of International and European LawGeorg-August-University GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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