Reforming the WTO, part 1: Why world trade rules are looking shaky

‘Going WTO’ in a no-deal Brexit means that Britain would rely on the rules-based World Trade Organisation system. But the WTO is in poor shape, partly due to tensions between the US and China. In the first of a series of posts, Steve Woolcock (LSE) looks at why the organisation has become weakened.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/2020/04/20/reforming-the-wto-part-1-why-world-trade-rules-are-looking-shaky/