Ms Gillian Frances Moon

Gillian Moon is Senior Visiting Fellow in the School of Law at UNSW and at the Australian Human Rights Institute. Previously a Senior Lecturer at the Law School, she specialises in the intersections between human rights law, international economic law and development policy, her particular interest being the impact of international trade law and foreign investment rules on human rights, equality and development. Her area of current research involves economic human rights, state obligations and WTO law. For many years a solicitor practising in consumer financial services, bankruptcy and social security law, she also has extensive experience in policy formulation, law reform and development strategy.  For more information please see her Faculty profile.

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Book Chapters

Moon GF; Nolan J, 2018, 'Embedded Liberalism and Global Business: Domestic stability versus corporate autonomy?', in The Future of International Economic Integration: The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, Cambridge University Press, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781108224949

Chou H-H; Zhou W, 2018, 'Embedded Liberalism and National Treatment', in Moon G; Toohey L (ed.), The Future of International Economic Integration The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, Cambridge University Press, pp. 103 - 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781108224949.009

Moon GF, 2018, 'Universal Human Rights in the Embedded Liberalism Compromise', in Moon G; Toohey L (ed.), The Future of International Economic Integration: The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, Cambridge University Press, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781108224949

Moon GF; Toohey L, 2018, 'Introduction to the Embedded Liberalism Compromise', in The Future of International Economic Integration: The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, Cambridge University Press, pp. 1 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781108224949

Books

Moon G; Toohey L, 2018, The Future of International Economic Integration The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, Cambridge University Press, https://www-cambridge-org.wwwproxy1.library.unsw.edu.au/core/books/future-of-international-economic-integration/6322A9E38408FBD5A610906AD588A8AF

Conference Papers

Moon GF, 2018, 'Human rights in the Embedded Liberalism Compromise: Lessons for a post-Trump world', Society of International Economic Law, American University, Washington D.C., presented at Society of International Economic Law, American University, Washington D.C., 14 - 16 July 2018

Moon GF, 2016, 'Can you see any? Were human rights present in Ruggie's Embedded Liberalism Compromise?', The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, UNSW Law, Sydney, presented at The Embedded Liberalism Compromise Revisited, UNSW Law, Sydney, 01 - 01 February 2016

Moon GF, 2013, 'Worth the paper? Economic human rights in the context of IEL', International Economic Law Symposium of ANZSIL, Melbourne University Law School, presented at International Economic Law Symposium of ANZSIL, Melbourne University Law School, 01 - 01 March 2013

Moon GF, 2013, 'Deracializing economies and the WTO law National Treatment rule', Socio-Legal Approaches to International Economic Law, University College London, presented at Socio-Legal Approaches to International Economic Law, University College London, 01 - 01 January 2013

Moon GF, 2012, 'Assaying the Ark: Can the Covenant's 'right to work' be employed at the WTO?', Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL), Canberra, presented at Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL), Canberra, 01 - 01 June 2012

Moon GF, 2010, 'WTO law and human rights: The state of play', Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL), Canberra, presented at Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL), Canberra, 24 - 26 June 2010

Moon GF, 2009, 'Trade Agreements: Where do we go from here?', International Economic Law Symposium, Victoria University of Wellington Law School, presented at International Economic Law Symposium, Victoria University of Wellington Law School, 21 - 23 October 2009

Moon GF, 2008, 'Could agricultural tariff reductions in developing countries be unlawfully discriminatory?', in Contemporary Issues for Heterodox Economics, Society of Heterodox Economists, UNSW, presented at 7th Australian Society of Heterdox Economists Conference, UNSW, 08 - 09 December 2008

Moon GF, 2007, 'Capturing the Benefits of Trade? Local content requirement in World Trade Organisation Law and the human rights approach to development', in 6th Australian Society of Heterodox Economists Conference, 6th Australian Society of Heterodox Economists Conference, University of New South Wales, presented at 6th Australian Society of Heterodox Economists Conference, University of New South Wales, 10 - 11 December 2007

Moon GF, 2006, 'Trade in Agriculture and the Cairns Group Agenda: promoting economic and social development in developing countries?', Ingram Colloquium, UNSW, presented at Ingram Colloquium, UNSW, 20 - 20 October 2006

Moon GF, 2004, 'A light in a dark place? Non-discrimination in human rights and trade law', in Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL) Conference, Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL) Conference, ANU, Canberra, presented at Australia New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL) Conference, ANU, Canberra, 18 - 20 June 2004

Journal articles

Moon GF, 2018, 'A 'Fundamental Moral Imperative': Social inclusion, the Sustainable Development Goals and international trade law after Brazil-Taxation', Journal of World Trade, vol. 52, pp. 995 - 1017

Moon G, 2017, 'Race to End Poverty? The Roles of Ethnicity and International Economic Law in the Eradication of Extreme Poverty by 2030', Nordic Journal of International Law, vol. 86, pp. 366 - 402, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15718107-08603005

Harris R; Moon GF, 2015, 'GATT Article XX and Human Rights: What do we know from the first twenty years?', Melbourne Journal of International Law, vol. 16, pp. 432 - 483

Moon GF, 2013, 'Trading in Good Faith? Importing States’ Economic Human Rights Obligations into the WTO’s Doha Round Negotiations', Human Rights Law Review, vol. 13, pp. 245 - 285, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hrlr/ngt009

Moon GF, 2011, 'Fair in Form, But Discriminatory in Operation--WTO Law's Discriminatory Effects on Human Rights in Developing Countries', Journal of International Economic Law, vol. 14, pp. 553 - 592, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jiel/jgr023

Moon GF, 2011, 'Double Agents, Discrimination, Duress and Doha: A Review of Trade and Human Rights since the China - Publications and Audiovisuals Decision', African Journal of International and Comparative Law, vol. 19, pp. 283 - 306, http://heinonline.org.wwwproxy0.library.unsw.edu.au/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/afjincol19&id=281&collection=journals&index=

Moon GF, 2009, 'Trade and equality: A relationship to discover', Journal of International Economic Law, vol. 12, pp. 617 - 642

Moon GF, 2008, 'The WTO-Minus Strategy: Development and Human Rights under WTO Law', Human Rights and International Legal Discourse, vol. 2

Moon GF, 2007, 'Book Review: Trade and Human Health and Safety', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 30, pp. 572 - 577

Moon GF, 2006, 'A Light in a Dark Place? Human Rights and International Trade', Balayi: Culture Law and Colonialism, vol. 9, pp. 58 - 72

Working Papers

Moon GF, 2018, Australia’s Indigenous Procurement Policy: Identifying risks from international trade law, http://dx.doi.org

Moon GF, 2015, Favouring the locals: Extreme poverty, racial discrimination, PTAs and BITs, http://dx.doi.org