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Saturday, 23 July 2011
Protectionism rises in response to pessimistic prospects for growth
In the VoxEU.org audio Simon Evenett talks to Viv Davies about the 9th Global Trade Alert report that suggests that G20 governments’ resolve to resist protectionism has faltered since the Seoul G20 Summit. Evenett describes murky protectionism, the impact of the crisis on the BRICs and the least developed countries, and how WTO rules are being circumvented.