US Exit from WTO Would Unravel Global Trade

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In his latest attack on US trade policy, Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump has threatened to exit the 163-country World Trade Organization (WTO), which the United States played a leading role in creating and fostering.

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Topics: WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION (WTO) GLOBALIZATION

Regions: UNITED STATES

Authors: CATHLEEN CIMINO-ISAACS PEDRO NICOLACI DA COSTA

Publishing Institution: PETERSON INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS

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