Global Trade and Europe

Podcast. Copyright by  Silveira Neto on flickr . ( CC BY-SA 2.0 )

Podcast. Copyright by Silveira Neto on flickr. (CC BY-SA 2.0)

This podcast of Bruegel's series "The Sound of Economics" focuses on trade multilateralism. André Sapir explains the benefits of multilateral trade agreements. Arancha González, executive director of the International Trade Center, makes a strong case against protectionsism. Petra Pinzler, journalist and author, highlights the weaknesses in some narrow economic thinking about trade, and Guntram Wolff, Bruegel’s director, discusses Europe’s place in the multilateral trade system.