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Prof. Peter Van den Bossche

Van den Bossche, Peter

Director of Studies, WTI

Peter Van den Bossche is Director of Studies of the World Trade Institute (WTI) and Professor of International Economic Law at the University of Bern, Switzerland. Since 2018, he serves as President of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL). From 2009 to 2019, he was a Member of the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and served as chairman of the Appellate Body in 2015. He is an honorary professor at Maastricht University, the Netherlands (since 2018), and a visiting professor at the University of Geneva (since 2018), at LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome, Italy (since 2016), at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador (since 2016), and at the College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium (since 2010). Since 2020, he is Editor of the World Trade Review, Cambridge University Press. Van den Bossche is the author (with Werner Zdouc) of The Law and Policy of the World Trade Organization, 5th edition (Cambridge University Press, 2021), 1070 p.; and (with Shan Wenhua) of the Chinese edition of this book (Law Press – China, 2020), 1151 p. Van den Bossche is also the author (with Denise Prévost) of Essentials of WTO Law, 2nd edition (Cambridge University Press, 2021), 350 p.

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