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									                         Trade as the Guarantor of Peace,
                              Liberty and Security?

                                             Conference Schedule
            Unless otherwise noted, sessions will be held at the Washington College of Law, 4801 Massachusetts, NW

Thursday, February 24, 2005

5:00 p.m.               Registration                                                                 Outside Room 603
                        Please sign in and pick up your reception nametag

6:00-7:30 pm            Welcome                                                                      Room 603
                        DEAN CLAUDIO GROSSMAN, Washington College of Law

                        Introduction
                        PROFESSOR PADIDEH ALA’I, Washington College of Law
                        PROFESSOR PHILIP NICHOLS, Wharton School, University               of
                           Pennsylvania
                        (Co-Chairs, IELG)

                        Role of Peace in the Bretton Woods Institutions
                        Panelists:
                        AMBASSADOR JULIO A. LACARTE - former WTO Appellate Body
                          Member
                        DEBRA P. STEGER - University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, former
                          Director of the WTO Appellate Body Secretariat (1995-2001)
                        JAMES M. BOUGHTON - Assistant Director, Policy Development &
                          Review Department, International Monetary Fund
                        URI DADUSH – Director, International Trade Department
                          Development Economic Prospects Group, World Bank

                        Moderator:
                        PADIDEH ALA’I, American University, Washington College of Law

7:30-9:00 pm            Reception and Book Signing                                                   Outside Room 603
                        “Peace through Trade: Building the World Trade Organization” by
                          DEBRA STEGER




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Friday, February 25, 2005

8:30 am                   Breakfast and Registration                                                   Outside Room 603
                          Please sign in and pick up your nametag and materials.

9:00-10:20 am             Trade, War & Peace in the Twenty-First Century                               Room 603
                          Panelists:
                          AN CHEN, Xiamen University - “The Three Big Rounds of U.S.
                            Unilateralism versus WTO Multilateralism in the Last Decade”
                          JEFFERY ATIK, Loyola Law School - “Afghanistan’s Nascent Trade
                            Policies”
                          JAN KLEINHEISTERKAMP, HEC School of Management – “Trade
                            as an Agent of War?”
                          ANTONIO F. PEREZ, Columbus School of Law, Catholic University
                            of America - “Traditional Paradigms of the Causes of War
                            Applied to the International Trade System”

                          Commentator:
                          DAVID GANTZ, Samuel M. Fegtly Professor of Law, University of
                            Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law

10:35-11:55 am            International Trade Regimes & Promotion of Peace                             Room 603
                          Panelists:
                          ARI AFILALO and DENNIS PATTERSON, Rutgers-Camden
                             School of Law - “Commerce in the Age of Terror: Restructuring
                             the WTO after the Long War”
                          KIM VAN DER BOGHT, University of Hull, United Kingdom -
                             “Legalization & Judicialization of Trade Relations as Guarantor of
                             Peace”
                          NABOTH VAN DEN BROEK, Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hall & Dorr
                             LLP - “International Trade and New Threats to National Security’”
                          TOMER BROUDE, Hebrew University of Jerusalem – “From Pax
                             Mercatoria to Pax Europea: How Trade Dispute Settlement
                             Procedures Serve the EC's Regional Hegemony”

                          Commentator:
                          TODD WEILER, University of Windsor, Faculty of Law; Director,
                            NAFTALaw.org

12:00-1:55 pm             Luncheon                                                                     WCL Dining Room
                          Introduction:                                                                6th floor
                          PADIDEH ALA’I, Professor of Law, American University, Washington
                          College of Law

                          Speaker:
                          TIMOTHY REIF, Chief International Trade Counsel, Minority,
                          Committee on Ways and Means




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Friday, February 25, 2005 (continued)

2:00-3:20 pm              Trade, Liberty & Security: Theoretical Perspectives                          Room 603
                          Panelists:
                          FRANK GARCIA, Boston College of Law - “Trade, Justice and
                            Security”
                          JOHN LINARELLI, University of La Verne College of Law - “The
                            Principle of Fairness for International Economic Treaties”
                          SAMUEL MURUMBA, Brooklyn Law School- “Trade, Peace and
                            Human Dignity: An Interplay of Freedom & Cognition”
                          KEVIN TIERNEY, University of California, Hastings College of Law -
                            “The Limitations of John Stuart Mill: Linkages of Trade & Peace”

                          Commentator:
                          CHERIE TAYLOR, Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law

3:30-4:50 pm               Trade, Peace and the Colonial Legacy                                        Room 603
                           Panelists:
                           JAMES GATHII, Albany Law School - “Commerce, Conquest &
                             Colonialism”
                           PHILIP NICHOLS, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
                             - “Trade as an Instrument of Pax Mongolia”
                           TEEMU RUSKOLA, American University, Washington College of
                             Law - “From the Boston Tea Party to the Opium War to the WTO:
                             The Colonial History of the First Sino- American Trade Treaty”

                           Commentator:
                           PADIDEH ALA’I, Professor of Law, American University,
                             Washington College of Law

5:15 pm                    Bus Departs for Hilton Embassy Row Hotel                                    At shuttle stop behind
                           The bus will leave from the shuttle stop behind the Washington              Washington College of
                           College of Law on 48th St NW promptly at 5:15 p.m. Staff members            Law
                           will be in front of the school to help direct you to the shuttle stop.      48th St NW

5:30-6:30 pm               Reception                                                                   Consulate Room
                                                                                                       Hilton Embassy Row
                                                                                                       Hotel
                                                                                                       2015 Massachusetts Ave
                                                                                                       NW

6:30-7:30 pm               The Future of the WTO: Economic and Non-Economic Policy                     Consulate Room
                           Considerations                                                              Hilton Embassy Row
                           Introduction:                                                               Hotel
                           PHILIP NICHOLS, Co-Chair, IELG, ASIL                                        2015 Massachusetts Ave
                                                                                                       NW
                           Speaker:
                           PROFESSOR JOHN H. JACKSON, Georgetown University Law
                             Center

                           Commentators:
                           DONALD M. MCRAE - University of Ottawa, Common Law Section
                           GARY CLYDE HUFBAUER - Reginald Jones Senior Fellow, Institute
                             of International Economics

                           Concluding Remarks:
                           PADIDEH ALA’I, Co-Chair, IELG, ASIL



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Friday, February 25, 2005 (continued)

7:45-9:30 pm             Dinner                                                                      Consulate Room
                         If you need transportation back to the Washington College of Law            Hilton Embassy Row
                         following dinner, please see a staff member and arrangements will           Hotel
                         be made for you.                                                            2015 Massachusetts Ave
                                                                                                     NW


Saturday, February 26, 2005

9:30-10:50 am            Trade & Peace: Empirical Studies                                            Room 603
                         Panelists:
                         KAREN HALVERSON CROSS, John Marshall School of Law - “King
                           Cotton, Developing Countries, and the ‘Peace Clause’: A
                           Discussion of the U.S.- Subsidies on Upland Cotton Decision”
                         COLIN PICKER, University of Missouri, Kansas City - “An Empirical
                           Study of the Relationship between Free Trade Agreements and
                           the State Use of Force”
                         EUGENE KONTOROVICH, George Mason University - “Can
                           Foreign Policy Excuse Violations of National Treatment under the
                           GATT?”

                         Commentator:
                         AMELIA PORGES, Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood

11 am-12:20 pm           Free Trade: New Issues & Future Challenges                                  Room 603
                         Panelists:
                         SUNGJOON CHO, Chicago-Kent College of Law - “New Agenda for
                           Peace: International Trade Law as a Practical Discourse”
                         DWIGHT NEWMAN, Rhodes Scholar, St. John’s College, Oxford
                           University - “Burning Barriers, Building Borders: Free Trade &
                           Sovereigntist Movements”
                         CONSTANCE WAGNER, St. Louis University School of Law -
                           “Gender Main- streaming in International Trade Law as a
                           Mechanism for Enhancing Economic Welfare and Political
                           Stability”

                         Commentator:
                         COLIN PICKER, University of Missouri, Kansas City

12:20-12:30 pm           Closing Remarks                                                             Room 603
                         PADIDEH ALA’I and PHILIP NICHOLS

12:30-1:30 pm            IELG Business Meeting                                                       Room 603
                         Facilitators: IELG Officers & Planning Committee
                         Discussion Items: Publication of Conference Proceedings, Future
                            Meetings and Elections.




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