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    Current thinking about global trade policy – Robert Wade’s frustration at UNCTAD

Current thinking about global trade policy – Robert Wade’s frustration at UNCTAD

Following a recent United Nations conference, Robert Wade voices his frustration at the failure of international trade economists to see beyond their own bubble. A whole industry is now in gear to construct global goals as successors to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which are due to “expire” in 2015. The successors are to be called the Sustainable Development Goals […]

Launch of the 2013 UNCTAD Trade and Development Report TOMORROW

The Department of International Development invites you to the launch of the 2013 UNCTAD Trade and Development Report tomorrow. Adjusting to the changing dynamics of the world economy Date: Thursday 12 September 2013 Time: 6.30-8pm Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House Speaker: Richard Kozul-Wright Discussant: Professor Robert Wade Chair: Professor Oriana Bandiera