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WTO update: Is the glass half empty or half full?

February 13, 2018 at 10:50 AM
Those who tend to think of glasses as half full will like that World Trade Organization Deputy Director General Alan Wolff this week spoke of a “ sense of great enthusiasm ” among WTO members; said “a page was turned” at last December’s unsuccessful ministerial ; and welcomed what he called “a clear path forward to restore the negotiating function of the WTO.” But those who see half-empty glasses will note that Wolff, a longtime U.S. trade official and attorney...


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