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Trade Policy Decoded - Episode 11: MC13 and the Future of Rules Based Trade

In Episode 11 of Trade Policy Decoded, Pru and Peter discuss the outcomes of the 13th Ministerial Conference (MC13) of the World Trade Organisation held in Abu Dhabi from 26 Feb to 1 March 2024. The podcast delves into the reasons for the few positive outcomes and the increasing challenges to the multilateral system. This includes the possibility of the US withdrawing from the WTO under a potential second Trump Administration. Will plurilaterals save the day?

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Funded under the EU Erasmus Plus Program, the Jean Monnet Network funds teaching and research on EU policies and fosters dialogue between academics, decision-makers and civil society actors around the world. 

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