AIG Global Trade Series 2021

This AIG Global Trade Series 2021 summary document highlights some of the predictions and policy prescriptions that emerged from the ten conversations on the future of global trade between the series moderator, Rem Korteweg of the Clingendael Institute, and 24 leading experts on trade affairs. 

The Global Trade Series is a collaboration between AIG and the following international organizations with leading expertise on global trade: Georgetown Law, Institute of International Economic Law; Chatham House; the Clingendael Institute; the International Chamber of Commerce UK and France; the Delors Institute; the Research Institute of Economy, Trade & Industry, IAA; and the Bertelsmann Stiftung (Knowledge Partner).

Digital transformation: standards, taxation, and global governance

Digital services boomed during the pandemic, bringing to the fore questions of global standards, governance, and taxation

Climate and Trade: on the road to COP26

What would an increase in carbon pricing mean for global emissions and macroeconomics? 

After the pandemic: trade, health and protectionism

How can new trade barriers in the post-COVID-19 world be avoided?

Open Strategic Autonomy

Navigating the new direction of EU trade policy

Where next for the World Trade Organization and Global Trade Rules?

What are the prospects for reform of the WTO; and how best to ensure that reform is supported by all?

Trade and the Indo-Pacific: CPTPP, BRI & RCEP

Will the future of globalization be decided by events in the Indo-Pacific?

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