Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade

History of the Estey Centre

The idea of an Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade was conceived some time during the mid-1990’s when the late Willard Z. (Bud) Estey, a retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, initiated discussions with the then-Dean of Law at the University of Saskatchewan about his interest in establishing a legacy by raising funds for a Chair in International Trade Law at the University’s College of Law. Mr. Estey was subsequently persuaded to think in terms of a centre with a much broader mandate than simply a Chair, and thus the Centre was created.

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Research

2008 – Kerr, W.A., Yeung, M.T., Larson, D.L. and Rasmussen, M. (2008) A Space for Cities in Trade Agreements, Saskatoon, Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2004 – Loppacher, L.J. and Kerr, W.A. (2004) The BSE Crisis in Canada: A Trade Perspective on Sanitary Barriers, Saskatoon, Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2003 – Yeung, M.T. and Kerr, W.A. (2003) Canada and the Australia-US Free Trade Agreement: Enhanced Opportunities or Loss of Special Status?, Saskatoon, Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2003 – C.R. Wasylyniuk, K.M. Bessel, W.A. Kerr and J.E. Hobbs (2003) The Evolving International Trade Regime for Food Safety and Environmental Standards: Potential Opportunities and Constraints for the Saskatchewan Beef Industry, Saskatoon, Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2002 – Yeung, M.T. and Kerr, W.A. (2002) A New Trade Relationship: Canada and the EU – Forestry, Minerals and Metals, Saskatoon: Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade

2002 – Isaac, G.E, Phillipson, M. and Kerr, W.A. (2002) International Regulation of Trade in the Products of Biotechnology, Estey Centre Research Papers, No. 2, Full Report, Saskatoon: Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2002 – Isaac, G.E, Phillipson, M. and Kerr, W.A. (2002) International Regulation of Trade in the Products of Biotechnology - EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, Estey Centre Research Papers, No. 2, Full Report, Saskatoon: Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2001 – Yeung, M.T. and Kerr, W.A. (2001) A Trade Strategy for South East Asia, Saskatoon, Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2001 – Annand, M., Buckingham, D.F. and Kerr, W.A. (2001) Export Subsidies and the World Trade Organization, Estey Centre Research Papers, No. 1, Full Report, Saskatoon: Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2001 – Annand, M., Buckingham, D.F. and Kerr, W.A. (2001) Export Subsidies and the World Trade Organization – EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, Estey Centre Studies, No. 1, Saskatoon, Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.

2001 – Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade – Conference Proceedings for NAFTA and Aboriginal Business