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18 September 2018
A central weakness of the Paris Agreement on climate change is the absence of sanctions against recalcitrant countries. Border carbon adjustments could be the world’s best hope to...
14 September 2018
The cumulative difficulties faced by the multilateral trading system today are tantamount to a full-blown crisis. There is a temptation on the part of policymakers and pundits to...
14 September 2018
Our current resource use is unsustainable – the circular economy provides a solution through its focus on behavioural change, resource and energy efficiency, and the closing of material loops. The focus of the circular economy is on the full life cycle of products. In today’s globalised world, raw...
13 September 2018
EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker called for developing a “more united Europe” during his final State of the European Union speech, outlining a series of proposals which he said would be key to achieving this goal. He also told EU lawmakers on Wednesday 12 September that a stronger bloc...
13 September 2018
Negotiators are heading towards the annual UN climate conference with a tremendous workload to overcome, after an emergency effort in Bangkok to flesh out the Paris Agreement implementation guidelines closed on Sunday 9 September with “limited” and “uneven” progress. The additional talks in the...
13 September 2018
Negotiators from the US and Canada have met repeatedly over the past fortnight, including this week, in the hopes of finalising a deal to modernise the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) after Washington announced that it had reached a bilateral accord with Mexico, the other NAFTA party...
11 September 2018
Effective dispute settlement raises the value of trade agreements and the return on governments’ investment in trade agreement negotiations. Three practical ideas could help...
5 September 2018
Illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing is a great threat to the sustainability of oceans and marine ecosystems. For World Trade Organization disciplines on IUU fishing...
3 September 2018
The new technological frontier suggests that a more radical conception of global copyright norms will be necessary to preserve, and even advance, public benefit in the era of...
28 August 2018
The progressive shift of economic activity into the digital realm promises to create unprecedented incentives for strategic trade and investment policies. These incentives, in...
18 September 2018
Com vistas a expandir suas relações comerciais, os países do Mercado Comum do Sul (Mercosul) prosseguem em fase de constantes negociações com seus sócios comerciais, tais como a União Europeia (UE) e a Coreia do Sul. Com a primeira, as negociações foram retomadas em 10 de setembro, em Montevidéu (...
17 September 2018
Неопределенность трансатлантической торговли, Брексит, увеличение протекционистских мер и экономических санкций ослабили динамику глобального промышленного роста, наблюдаемую в 2016–2017 годах. Ожидается, что рост промышленного производства останется стабильным в 2018 году. Об этом сообщается в...
17 September 2018
9月12日,欧盟委员会主席让-克洛德·容克欧盟委员会作了任内最后一次形势演讲,讲话中容克呼吁发展一个“更加团结的欧洲”,并概述了对实现这一目标至关重要的系列建议。他还在演讲中告诉欧盟立法议员,一个更强大的欧洲联盟将有助于更好地应对地缘政治紧张局势、谈判雄心勃勃的贸易协定、以及解决多边主义面临的威胁。 这个28国集团将于明年面临一系列的重大调整,包括欧洲议会选举,欧盟委员会新任主席的选举,以及英国3月底正式退出欧盟。与此同时,关于如何支持多边主义,降低贸易紧张局势以及使全球贸易体系现代化以使其更好地应对新的挑战和不断变化的经济,将在更广泛的国际层面继续进行辩论。...

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