The International Politics of Genetically Modified Food

Diplomacy, Trade and Law

  • Robert Falkner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction: The International Politics of Genetically Modified Food

  3. States, Firms and NGOs in the Creation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

  4. Globalization, Corporate Power and International Trade

  5. The Transatlantic Divide and Its Global Impact

  6. GMO Politics in the Developing World

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Kathryn Hochstetler
      Pages 157-173
  7. Biotechnology Regulation, the WTO and International Environmental Law

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Grant E. Isaac, William A. Kerr
      Pages 195-212
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 229-265

About this book


Genetically modified food is at the heart of a new global conflict over how to govern risky technologies in an era of globalization. This timely collection brings together experts from the fields of IR, environmental studies, trade and law to examine the sources of international friction and to explore the prospects for international co-operation.

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Falkner
    • 1
  1. 1.London School of EconomicsUK

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