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What You Need to Know About the WTO Before the Hong Kong Ministerial



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This paper provides a bulleted overview of current evidence of the WTO's misdirected policies, due to the faulty model it is based on. A recent World Bank study is cited in revealing that the Doha "development round" has acheived the opposite of its intentions as the developing nations that did not adopt the package have actually faired better than those that did. A vast array of national and global trends demonstrate the immediate need to change the direction of WTO policy.