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21 September 2018
States now face two competing – and strengthening – influences with respect to industrial policy: heightened scrutiny of industrial policy measures and heightened expectations for...
20 September 2018
Trade and investment ministers from the G20 coalition of major advanced and emerging economies met last Friday in Mar del Plata, Argentina, calling for intensified “dialogue and action” towards updating the WTO system, tamping down on risk, and ensuring sustainable economic growth. The 14 September...
20 September 2018
US President Donald Trump announced this week that an additional list of Chinese products will face tariffs, starting 24 September, with the affected goods worth an estimated US$200 billion.The news has reignited trade tensions with Beijing, with the Asian economy’s government confirming that they...
20 September 2018
An international climate summit convened by California’s Governor Jerry Brown from 12-14 September saw a wave of ambitious new climate announcements from sub-national actors from around the world, including officials from US states, regions, cities, businesses, investors, and civil society. Over...
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...
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...
24 September 2018
Европейская комиссия и Верховный представитель Европейского cоюза по иностранным делам и политике безопасности приняли совместное сообщение , в котором представлена новая стратегия по более тесному сотрудничеству и расширению связей между Европой и Азией. «Связь – это путь к будущему. Чем более мы...
private standards for agriculture
24 September 2018
Добровольные стандарты, которые поддерживают не только качество, но и устойчивость продуктов из развивающихся стран, могут стать ключом к открытию новых рынков для этих страх. В то же время добровольные стандарты могут создавать препятствия в торговле, особенно для малых и средних предприятий в...
24 September 2018
9月14日,在阿根廷马德普拉塔举行的20国集团(G20)贸易和投资部长呼吁加强“对话和行动”,以更新世贸组织体系,遏制风险,确保可持续经济增长。 这次会议聚集了来自这些发达和新兴经济体的高级官员,这些经济体共占国际贸易的75%和全球投资的80%。部长级会议之前是G20贸易和投资工作组(TIWG)会议,该工作组会议于9月12日至13日在同一城市召开。 会议东道主阿根廷对部长声明表示欢迎,强调了G20等形式的对话的价值和热情,在寻找或讨论解决共同问题的解决方案上的重要意义,如WTO未来的方向。 “我们欢迎所有部长的努力。他们已达成共识,这使得部长声明得以发表,”阿根廷外交部长Jorge...

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