Podcast

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.

The Treaty of Rome at 60

The 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome presents an opportunity to reflect on the progress of European integration so far, and to discuss what the future will bring for Europe. Bruegel explores these topics in their special edition of The Sound of Economics.

 Brussels - 20. Image copyright: Matt May on flickr ( CC BY 2.0 )

Brussels - 20. Image copyright: Matt May on flickr (CC BY 2.0)