publication . Article . 2012

Is the Doha Round Dead? What is the Way Forward?

Faizel Ismail;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2012 Journal: World Economics Journal, volume 13, issue 3 July, pages 143-170
Abstract
The WTO Doha Round of negotiations has been at an impasse since December 2008. Several academics and opinion makers have argued recently that the Doha Round is ‘dead’. This paper discusses the US narrative on the reasons for the impasse in the Doha Round and the way forward. It contrasts this narrative with that of the major developing country alliances in the WTO and considers some underlying causes for the current impasse in the Doha Round. The paper concludes that the US narrative that the Doha Round is dead is not supported by the majority of the WTO’s members and that whilst a conclusion of the Doha Round is not likely in the near future, there is no ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Developing country, Negotiation, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, International trade, business.industry, business, Economics, Mandate, Narrative
Powered by OpenAIRE Open Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue
publication . Article . 2012

Is the Doha Round Dead? What is the Way Forward?

Faizel Ismail;