This article provides an overview of WTO schedules.Read more
This ICTSD article discusses the ways in which Brexit might impact Africa and Africa-UK relations?Read more
Brexit means the UK will need to negotiate new trade relations with the EU and third parties. This ICTSD article discusses how this could provide developing countries with opportunities to develop their trade relations with the UK.Read more
As the UK and EU27 prepare to define the terms of their future trade relationship, Alan Swinbank, associate of TKE partner ICTSD, raises some critical questions regarding post-Brexit agricultural trade.Read more
“Understanding the UK’s position in the WTO after Brexit Part II: The consequences.”
Whilst Part I argued that the UK currently has independent WTO obligations that will continue after Brexit, this follow-up post considers what these commitments actually are and how to give legal effect to them in a new schedule. It also looks at the UK’s post-Brexit position in relation to the Government Procurement Agreement.
Understanding the UK’s position in the WTO after Brexit Part I: The UK’s status and its schedulesRead more
At the Crossroads: The UK and the EU in an uncertain global trade system. A distinguished panel of experts, headlined by Pascal Lamy, launched the Trade Knowledge Exchange.Find out more
After the publication of the long-awaited White Paper and Parliament debating the Customs and Trade BIll, Prof. L. Alan Winters and Amar Breckenridge hosted a webinar to discuss what this means for UK trade policy. The session focused on the economic issues raised by the government’s current position and was chaired by Gus O’Donnell.
A recording of the session is available here.Find out more
Saana Consulting’s interview series for the TKE offers readers unique, insider-perspectives from top trade negotiators from around the world and sheds light on some of the most pressing questions relating to the UK’s future trade and investment strategy. In this series, our experts share insights and lessons for the UK as it seeks to build the capability to navigate […]Read more