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Trade and economic security

Listen to Amar Breckenridge (Frontier Economics), Iana Dreyer (Borderlex) and Michael Gasiorek (CITP) discuss trade and economic security in our Trade Bites podcast.

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Trade: Choices and Lies

Join Dmitry Grozoubinski on Wed 5 Jun 1-2pm UK time for an insightful discussion on trade-offs and how we can all be better prepared consumers of political rhetoric around trade and trade policy. Based on his new book “Why Politicians Lie About Trade”.

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The politicisation of trade policy and its impact on transatlantic trade relations

Two broad sets of policy prescriptions to promote sound trade policy.

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CPTPP – a ‘regional’ trade deal redefined

Listen to Minako Morita-Jaeger (CITP), Rob Cook (Department for Business and Trade) and Manuel Tong Koecklin (CITP/UKTPO) discuss the CPTPP accession in our Trade Bites podcast.

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Imports into the UK and the new border control mechanism – BTOM

Listen to Anna Doherty (Institute of Exports and International Trade) and William Bain (British Chambers of Commerce) discuss the ins and outs of the new Border Target Operating Model (BTOM) in our Trade Bites podcast.

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Trade and agriculture

Listen to Fiona Smith (University of Leeds), Ludivine Petetin (CITP) and Nick von Westenholz (NFU) discuss trade and agriculture post-Brexit in our Trade Bites podcast.

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The Centre for Inclusive Trade Policy is the first Centre dedicated to trade policy to be funded by the Economic and Social Research Council. The Centre is built on the precept that trade policy should be inclusive in both policy formulation and outcome.

Our aim is to build permanent capacity by developing a community of scholars and practitioners with the knowledge, skills and mutual understanding to develop robust trade policy in a changing world.

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