TITLE

Bush's Quiet Multilateralism

AUTHOR(S)
Zakaria, Fareed
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek;5/10/2004, Vol. 143 Issue 19, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the United States President George W. Bush administration's approach to the World Trade Organization (WTO). Ruling by a WTO panel that U.S. cotton subsidies violate international trade rules; Framework of multilateral trade; Statement that trade organizations infringe on a country's sovereignty; Report that in 2003 the European Union threatened tariffs on U.S. goods unless it accepted a WTO ruling and ended its subsidies on steel; Power of the European Union; Importance of using multilateralism in other policy areas such as environmental problems and disease.
ACCESSION #
12978379

 

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