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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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1 Dec 2023 | News

Put a course under the Christmas Tree!

There is no better gift for your loved one, than the opportunity of further education.

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29 Nov 2023 | News

New short course! Digital Trade Law

Next April, learn about the contemporary landscape of global digital trade rulemaking. Here’s more info and the fully syllabus.

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28 Nov 2023 | News

UniAKTUELL: Rebuilding Ukraine with Russian Money

Iryna Bogdanova, postdoctoral researcher at the World Trade Institute, writes a new article for UniAKTUELL: the online magazine of the University of Bern. Available in English and in German.

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