Post Tagged with: "multilateral trade"

Governance, cooperation and law, Guest author

Protests against TPP in Wellington, New Zealand. Source: Wikimedia

Vietnam: The first arrival of the TPP?

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) is a regional free trade agreement aimed at eliminating tariffs and lowering non-tariff barriers that is being negotiated by 12 countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The countries include Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States, and Vietnam. TPP […]

by × 21 January 2016 ×

Economic growth and resilience, Faculty

Is the WTO deal good news for multilateralism?

Is the WTO deal good news for multilateralism?

Resolving gridlock involves the search for a new kind of politics that builds on the many and various partial solutions to global challenges that can be found today. The only alternative is collective drift. Last weekend the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) 159 members reached a historic deal to speed up […]

by × 19 December 2013 ×