WTO Reform: Suggestions from Recent Research (Video)

This webinar, organised in partnership with Bertelsmann Stiftung on 8 July, presented findings and recommendations for WTO reform, based on a Bertelsmann Stiftung-support research project. Speakers focused on working practices; dispute settlement; managing subsidy-related spillovers and governance of plurilateral initiatives.

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COVID-19 Trade Policy Database: Food and Medical Products

Many governments are using trade policy measures to increase the availability of personal protective equipment, medical supplies, and food products during the COIVD-19 pandemic. Tracking them is important for assessing their incidence, effectiveness, and potential international spillover effects—particularly on countries that depend on imports of these critical products.

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VIDEO: EU and Trade Policy Coherence at Times of COVID19

On 18 May the RESPECT project, led by Prof. Bernard Hoekman, hosted an online panel which discussed patterns and prospects of trade policy strategies since the COVID19 crisis outbreak. Panellists focused on trade policy responses in Europe, their coherence across EU Member States and EU institutions, their implications for business and developing countries.

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Is the Global Governance Programme Global?

Ten years ago the Global Governance Programme was launched in response to a growing need for global governance in an ever more interconnected and multipolar world. Watch this short video to see how the programme’s research activities on EU-Asia trade and international economic relations have developed since then.

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Rules of Origin: New Interview Series by UNCTAD and EUI

The Global Economics team at the Global Governance Programme (GGP) has initiated a new video series on ‘Rules of Origin’ and international trade. Hosted by the Schuman Centre of the European University Institute (EUI), it comprises of interviews with Mr. Stefano Inama,
UNCTAD. The first episode of ‘Rules of Origin’ provides…

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Global Extremes and Religious Diversity Booklet

This booklet provides an overview of some of the work being carried out by two separate but related projects – GREASE and the BRaVE – both of which are coordinated by the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute.

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