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Trade, Investment, Innovation and Their Impact on Access to Medicines : An Asian Perspective (Hardcover)

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"The last two decades have seen great economic change in Asia and this has impacted upon the vexed question of access to affordable healthcare and medicines in many Asian states. In this book Locknie Hsu examines the issue of access to medicines in Asia from a fresh perspective which embraces trade and investment law, innovation, intellectual property law, competition policy and public health issues. Hsu explores the key evolving legal issues in these areas, including ASEAN integration, free trade agreement negotiations (such as those for the TPP), bilateral investment agreements and significant court decisions. The book goes on to present proposals for steps to be taken in addressing access to medicines in Asia and will be useful to academic researchers, regulators, law-makers and global organizations involved in the issues surrounding access to affordable healthcare and medicines"--
Number of Pages: 459.0
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: International
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Cambridge Univ Pr
Author: Locknie Hsu
Language: English
Street Date: February 2, 2016
TCIN: 50849756
UPC: 9781107072732
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-0242

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