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The World Trade Institute (WTI) is a leading academic institution dedicated to studies, teaching and research in 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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28 Feb 2020 | News

MILE Alumni Profiles: Jean-Philippe Herbert

MILE 17 graduate Jean-Philippe Herbert, a dispute settlement lawyer in the Legal Affairs division of the WTO in Geneva, began his career as a commercial litigator in Canada. In this interview, he talks about his professional journey and the benefits he gained from pursuing the MILE programme at the World ...

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27 Feb 2020 | News

Information about the coronavirus (SARS CoV2)

The coronavirus SARS CoV2 has been detected in a few people in Switzerland.

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26 Feb 2020 | News

WTI announces establishment of new scholarship fund

The WTI is proud to announce the establishment of the Patricia Murillo Montesdeoca Scholarship which will allow a student or young professional to pursue a one-year advanced master programme at the WTI in Bern, Switzerland.

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