Story: International economic relations

World Trade Organisation and free trade

World Trade Organisation and free trade

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) came into being in 1995. It was committed to trade liberalisation in theory, but found it difficult to implement.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'International economic relations - International economic order after 1900', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/cartoon/24797/world-trade-organisation-and-free-trade (accessed 24 October 2019)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, published 11 Mar 2010