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The World Trade Institute (WTI) is the leading interdisciplinary academic institution dedicated to teaching and research focused on international trade and investment regulation, economic globalisation and sustainability. As a centre of excellence at the University of Bern with an international, interdisciplinary focus, we explore the interconnections between the fields of law, economics and political science.

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News and Information Archive

24 May 2024 | Event

GIA-WTIAA Webinar #2: Greening Global Trade: New Approaches to Aligning Trade and Environmental Goals

Join the second GIA-WTIAA webinar where leading trade experts – alumni and friends of the WTI - discuss current trade topics.

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21 May 2024 | News

GIA-WTIAA Webinar #1: Trade Defense in Action: New Strategies for a Changing World

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20 May 2024 | Article

Exciting new PhD Courses!

Are you a doctoral student in Bern, Switzerland or beyond? Check out our upcoming courses: (1) Spatial methods for economists using Python (2-6 September 2024) (2) The rules and practice of treaty interpretation, including a specific focus on WTO law (16-20 September 2024) (3) Real Estate Economics (13-17 January 2025)

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