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The Effectiveness of World Trade Organization in Global Trade Governance
The Effectiveness of World Trade Organization in Global Trade Governance

Essay examines whether the WTO is an effective instrument of global trade governance. By Karen Woo.  (10/04/2018)

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Climate Smart Aid Is Anything But
Climate Smart Aid Is Anything But
International organizations like the World Bank and the UN are supposed to help the world’s poor. Fully convinced about doing good by curbing carbon emissions, they are pushing an anti-development age... Read More...


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Russia's WTO Accession
Testimony at the European Parliament on Russia's change in policy towards the WTO, chances for accession and policy suggestions for the EU. By Anders Aslund (Peterson Institute, 11/21/2006) Read More...


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The future of globalisation
Author looks at the most recent collapse in world trade talks, known as the Doha round. Article also explains why the negotiations failed in what it calls the biggest threat to free-trade yet. (The Ec... Read More...


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Decision time for the Doha trade round
Article describes the furthering breakdown of international trade talks as WTO deadlines pass. A new proposition on agricultural tariffs and subsidies, called the 20/20/20 deal, is also mentioned and ... Read More...


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Lamy calls for trade deal revival
Article looks at the WTO boss' calls to revive a push for trade liberalisation. Comments come as countries fail to meet the Doha round's deadline for the third year in the running. (BBC, 05/01/06) Read More...


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EU-China tariff war hits shoes
Article focuses on a looming trade dispute between China and the European Union that highlights shoe manufacturing as a source of conflict. (The Guardian, 4/7/06) Read More...


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Securing American Sovereignty
Discusses the necessity of change within WTO's dispute settlement system. By Claude E. Barfield. (AEI 7/15/05) Read More...


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Wishful Thinking in Our Time
Discusses China's relationship with the US and WTO, as well as recent economic growth. By Dan Blumenthal, Gary Schmitt. (AEI 8/01/05) Read More...


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Yushchenko's warm US welcome
Washington has rolled out the red carpet for Viktor Yushchenko. Few leaders are received with such warmth or given such high level access. By Jonathan Beale (BBC News 4 Apr 05) Read More...


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Russia and India Strategic Partners
Article discusses the recent declaration of Russia and India that pledge to have bilateral agreements on "all sides." (Novosti, 12/3/04) Read More...


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China's Trade Environment as Poor
Article discusses the effects of anti-dumping laws in China, and the serious repercussions it is creating on their economy. (People's Daily Online, 12/3/04) Read More...


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PM's Parting Shot with WTO
Australia plans to create bilateral agreements as they view the WTO as too slow to get things done. Article also discusses the PM's reasons for not signing a non-aggression pact with ASEAN. By Steve L... Read More...


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The Paradigm Change in World Trade
Supachai Panitchpakdi discusses how he believes India will soon become the center of a rapidly involving global trading system. (The Financial Express, 12/2/04) Read More...


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How to Survive in the Age of Globalization and WTO
Tony Lopez discusses how to survive during the age of global trade, and how to use it to your advantage and succeed. (The Manila Times. 12/3/04) Read More...


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SAARC Nations to Pursue Common Stand in WTO
Discusses the reasons behind and future plans of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC). (The Daily Star, 11/26/04) Read More...


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EU Gets Green Light to Levy US Sanctions
Article discusses the effects of the WTO decision to fine the US after the US failed to remove the illegal anti-dumping legislation. (IAfrica.com, 11/27/04) Read More...


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No WTO Deal on Post-Quota Period
Discusses the differing views on the recent discussions to remove textile trade barriers. (11/26/04, EmergingTextiles.com) Read More...


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Pakistan: EPB Ready to Compensate Exporters Even as Smuggling Stifles the Sector
Article discusses the effects of recent WTO and US policies on Pakistan. Also discusses the rampant textile smuggling faced by Pakistan, and proposed methods to combat this. (Fibre to Fashion, 11/26/0... Read More...


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IMF Predicts Economic Recovery Next Year
Discusses the reasoning behing the IMF prediction that the Korean economy will soon improve. (The Korea Times, 11/27/04) Read More...


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Russia Signs 3 WTO Protocols, Eyes 2005 Accession
Discusses China's attempts at becoming a member of the WTO. China has recently entered bilateral trade agreements with Chile, South Korea, and Taiwan, which are needed to strengthen their bid. By Paul... Read More...


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Textile Jobs: Goodbye US, Hello China
Discusses the history of China's textiles production, and the impact it has on US manufacturers. By Stella M. Hopkins (Charlotte Observor, 11/21/04) Read More...


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WTO Rules US Must Allow Online Gambling
Jennifer LeClaire discusses the history and results of Antigua's charge that the US is breaking WTO rules by not allowing online gambling. (E-Commerce Times, 11/11/04). Read More...


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EU Files WTO Complaint Against U.S., Canada
Discusses the EU's charge that the United States and Canada have not removed their ban on imports of hormone-treated beef. The prevention of EU beef in US and Canadian markets is a potentail violation... Read More...


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Laos: WTO Membership Will ‘Accelerate Economic Reform’
Discusses the reforms the People's Democratic Republic of Laos plans to implement in order to become a member of the WTO. (WTO, 10/28/04) Read More...


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Pakistan Taking Measures to Meet WTO Challenges
In response to WTO charges, Pakistan plans on revamping some of its policies including their justice system. (PakistanLink.com, 11/2/04) Read More...


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Contradiction in WTO Rules Could Develop into Trade Fight
Jane Bussey discusses her reasons of why the WTO will soon come under attack over trade rules. (Herald.com, 11/01/04) Read More...


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US Trouser Quota Against WTO Principles
Discusses China's feelings after learning about the United States' new textile quotas. China warns of its repercussions. By Dai Yan (ChinaDaily.com, 10/31/04) Read More...


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China Opposes to US Imports Limits on Cotton Trousers, Official
Discusses the recent US decision to limit the amount of cotton trousers from China available in the US. Chinese officials state that this is the first step of the US plan to sabotage their trade relat... Read More...


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Access to Medicines: Commission Proposes to Allow Export of Generic Medicines to Poor Countries
Discusses the European Commission's proposal to the WTO to allow the exportation of generic medicines to those who need it. (PharmaLive.com, 10/29/04) Read More...


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