franšais
espa˝ol

 
Public forum home
Programme
Hot Topics
Registration
Practical information
E-forum
Related Events
Contact us

The WTO's record in addressing trade-distorting subsidies: An Assessment of its record and proposals for improving its performance

  

 

Friday 5 October
16:30 - 18:30 — Room W

Organizers

International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Subject

Economic Growth

Documents associated with this session

Speakers

  • Introduction:
    Mr. David Runnalls
    , President & Chief Executive Officer of IISD

  • Mr. Pablo Klein, Permanent Mission of Mexico, WTO, Geneva — Overview by a trade delegate on general impression of strengths and weaknesses (or successes and failures) of WTO on disciplining subsidies
    Mr. Ron Steenblik, Director of Research GSI/IISD — Review of issues related to notifications and plans to improve them
    Mr. Michael Thöne, Cologne University — Finanzwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut (FiFo) — on the challenge of providing a comprehensive WTO subsidy notification as seen from the notifying country's perspective

 

Audio

 listen
help

On line Discussion Forum

Make your views known to the WTO and other users of the site by adding your comments below.
Your comments may take a few minutes to be displayed on the page. Accented characters may not display correctly. By participating in this forum you are deemed to have accepted the Rules for participation in WTO on-line forums.