TITLE

Trade Controls for Political Ends: Four Perspectives

AUTHOR(S)
Lowenfeld, Andreas F.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Chicago Journal of International Law;Fall2003, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the economic sanctions in different perspectives. It recalls when the United Nations (UN) Security Council lifted mandatory economic sanctions against Iraq and war became an alternative when the sanctions did not work. The U.S. Export Control Act of 1949 took effect on February 26, 1949 and had all the civilian rail, road, and barge traffic between Berlin and the allied zones of Germany cut off in June 1948. The international law gives limits on jurisdiction to prescribe and jurisdiction to enforce and recognizes the doctrine of proportionality.
ACCESSION #
33297105

 

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