Thinking Ahead on International Trade (TAIT) - 2nd Conference: Climate Change, Trade and Competitiveness: Issues for the WTO
Geneva, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Centre for Trade and Economic Integration
The Thinking Ahead on International Trade (TAIT) programme, run by the Centre for Trade and Economic Integration (CTEI) at the Graduate Institute, Geneva, is a 4-year research programme devoted to the analyses of medium-term challenges facing the international trade system in general and the WTO in particular. This is a background paper written for Round Table 7, the moderated discussion on possible solutions to the issue of climate-linked tariffs and subsidies at the business-government-academic conference Climate Change, Trade and Competitiveness: Issues for the WTO. The conference is organised by organised by the (CTEI) as part of its TAIT programme, in collaboration with the Economic Research and Statistics Division of the Secretariat of the World Trade Organization and The World Bank, and held at the headquarters of the World Trade Organization on 16th, 17th and 18th June, 2010.