Course: The Trade Policy Download
Give your team the knowledge it needs to be trade-aware in just two and a half hours
Trade policy is dominating the headlines and shaping the business landscape. Providing your team with a solid grounding in the concepts and practicalities is crucial, but time is limited. In less than half a day, this course equips your staff with the knowledge to engage critically with the trade policy conversation, identifying opportunities and threats for your organisation and its clients.
Some areas covered by the course:
From tariffs and quotas to subsidies and remedies, the terms which dominate the headlines.
The World Trade Organization
What is it, why is it and what does it do? What is it up to? What does the current impasse mean?
The commitments governments have made on how they’ll purchase goods and services.
How trade policy captures and binds trade in the intangible, from tourism to insurance.
E-Commerce and Digital Trade
What are the trade rules which govern it, and where are governments looking to agree more?
Gender and Trade
How governments are increasingly prioritizing trade-led women’s economic empowerment.
How trade negotiations work
Behind the curtain look at what negotiators do, how the process works, and where it can be influenced.
From GATT Panels to the WTO Appellate Body and ISDS tribunals. The basics of trade law in practice.
What happens at the intersection of environmental protection and international trade rules?