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Qatar’s WTO dispute with Saudi Arabia — panel report released on June 16, 2020

Terence P. Stewart | Current Thoughts on Trade | 06/16/2020

A panel report in the dispute between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia – Measures Concerning the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights, WT/DS567/R, was released to the public today, June…

Crustacean Follies

William Alan Reinsch | Center for Strategic and International Studies | 06/15/2020

I decided to take a break this week from writing about Democ...

Import dependence on essential medical goods during a pandemic

Fernando Leibovici and Ana Maria Santacreu | VoxEU | 06/14/2020

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has l...

US Trade Representative Launches Investigations of DSTs of Numerous Trading Partners

Robert S. Chase II, Jeffrey A. Friedman, Mark D. Herlach, Robert Christoffel, Dennis Jansen, Emily M. Rosenblum and Allison E. Speaker | Global Trade Magazine | 06/11/2020

Egypt’s Abdel Hamid Mamdouh bid for the WTO – Five things to know

Mourad Kamel | The Africa Report | 06/11/2020

  At 67, Abdel Hamid Mamdouh is one of four Af...


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