International Trade and Investment
Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300–500 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) – LINK BELOW- is an organization that regulates trade between different national governments. It was created in 1995 and is located in Geneva, Switzerland. Dispute settlement is its primary focus. It helps the global economy remain stable. Please discuss the following with your classmates:
Would you encourage a country to join the WTO? Why or why not?
Research a recent WTO dispute between 2 countries, and describe what happened. Do you agree with how it was resolved?
How could it have been resolved differently?