The Making of the TRIPS


Title: The Making of the TRIPS Agreement – Personal insights from the Uruguay Round negotiations

Authors: Antony Taubman and Jayashree Watal

Publisher: World Trade Organization

Year: 2015

ISBN: 978-92-870-4025-1

Publisher's presentation: The Making of the TRIPS Agreement presents for the first time the diverse personal accounts of the negotiators of this unique trade agreement. Their contributions illustrate how different policy perspectives and trade interests were accommodated in the final text, and map the shifting alliances that transcended conventional boundaries between developed and developing countries.