IDEAS home Printed from
   My bibliography  Save this book

Systemic Implications Of Transatlantic Regulatory Cooperation And Competition


  • Simon J Evenett
    (University of St Gallen, Switzerland)

  • Robert M Stern
    (University of Michigan, USA)


Regulations and enforcement decisions that at first appear to have only a domestic impact can have substantial spillover effects on other nations' economies. Experience has shown time and again that there is no reason to expect that these effects are confined to jurisdictions at the same level of development. Governments on both sides of the Atlantic recognize this, yet their responses in many policy areas are not aligned — sometimes deliberately so. This creates a complex regulatory landscape that appears to be the product of both cooperation and competition, and which can only be fully understood by looking through a number of disciplinary lenses.Drawing on some of the best legal, economic and political science expertise from both sides of the Atlantic, as well as on the knowledge of officials and private practitioners with experience in both industrialized and developing countries, this timely book assesses the systemic, global implications of transatlantic regulatory cooperation and competition. Insights from thematic papers are integrated with those from sector-specific analyses, and a rich set of implications for policymakers, business and civil society is offered.

Suggested Citation

  • Simon J Evenett & Robert M Stern (ed.), 2011. "Systemic Implications Of Transatlantic Regulatory Cooperation And Competition," World Scientific Books, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., volume 15, number 7172, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:wsi:wsbook:7172

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL:
    Download Restriction: Ebook Access is available upon purchase.

    As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to search for a different version of it.

    More about this item


    Transatlantic Regulatory Competition and Cooperation; International Regulatory Competition and Cooperation; Systemic Consequences of Transatlantic Regulatory Competition and Cooperation; Sector-Specific Consequences of Transatlantic Regulatory Competition and Cooperation;

    JEL classification:

    • O24 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Development Planning and Policy - - - Trade Policy; Factor Movement; Foreign Exchange Policy
    • P33 - Economic Systems - - Socialist Institutions and Their Transitions - - - International Trade, Finance, Investment, Relations, and Aid
    • P45 - Economic Systems - - Other Economic Systems - - - International Linkages
    • F15 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Economic Integration
    • F13 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations
    • F02 - International Economics - - General - - - International Economic Order and Integration


    Access and download statistics


    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:wsi:wsbook:7172. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Tai Tone Lim). General contact details of provider: .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.