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The future of the WTO — restoring relevance

Terence P. Stewart | Current Thoughts on Trade | 05/27/2020

The World Trade Organization has 164 Members at present with 23 more countries or territories in the process of accession. Nearly all international trade in goods and services is handled…

The insanity of business-as-usual trade negotiations

Deborah James|The Asia Times | 05/27/2020

Reduce governments’ ability to respond to the needs of citizens and...

Picking the Next WTO Director-General: Resignation and Early-Movers

William Alan Reinsch|Jack Caporal|Sanvid Tuljapurkar|John Hoffner|Center For Strategic & International Studies | 05/26/2020

Time For An Upgrade: Moving WTO Negotiations Into The Digital World

Wendy Cutler and Nigel Cory | Asia Society Policy Institute | 05/26/2020

The year 2020 was alr...

Can the WTO Reform and Remain Relevant?

Wendy Cutler | The Hill | 05/21/2020

Roberto Azevedo’s recent announcement that he plans to step aside as director general...


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