THE GLOBAL BUSINESS DIALOGUE
Welcome to the Global Business Dialogue, an association for the Global Business Community and people who care about trade and trade policy. Its principal task is to highlight perspectives on global trade and investment and on the issues and decisions that will shape commerce and the world's business environment in the years ahead.
GBD's next public event will focus on:
TRADE FACILITATION IN AMERICA:
A DOUBLE OPPORTUNITY:
On Thursday, Nov. 20 - This
GBD-NAM colloquium will focus on the Environmental Goods Agreement
currently being negotiated in Geneva, with speakers from participating
governments and affected companies. This will be at the National
Press Club on November 20, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
The GBD colloquium "TRADE
FACILITATION IN AMERICA: The Shifting Dynamics of Supply Chains, Ports,
and Labor Disputes" is captured in the MP3
recordings below. The event was held at the National Press Club in
Washington, DC, on Thursday, January 22, 2015.
Remarks of Kurt Nagel, American Association of Port Authorities, with
topic introduction, at the GBD colloquium "Trade Facilitation in
From the GBD colloquium of November 20, 2014, on
THE ENVIRONMENTAL GOODS AGREEMENT
Last Event Audio
from: A Double Opportunity: The
WTO Environmental Goods Agreement. Hosted by GBD
and the National Association of Manufacturers, this colloquium was held
at the National Press Club in Washington on November 20, 2014. The
GBD Events, 2013-2014 – A listing of GBD events, both public and members-only, from January 2013 through September 2014.
August 5, 2014 - The New World of Trade Negotiations -- The View from Africa - a presentation by Richard O. Cunningham, Senior Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, given at Africa, The WTO, and the Future of Multilateral Trade Negotiations. This event was organized by the Cordell Hull Institute, co-sponsored by the Global Business Dialogue, and held at the law offices of Steptoe & Johnson LLP on August 5, 2014.
August 5, 2014 - African Responses to the WTO Stalemate and Mega-Regionals - a presentation by Millard Arnold, Special Representative, Bowman Gilfillan Inc., law offices, Johannesburg, South Africa, given at Africa, The WTO, and the Future of Multilateral Trade Negotiations. The event was organized by the Cordell Hull Institute, co-sponsored by the Global Business Dialogue, and held at the law offices of Steptoe & Johnson LLP on August 5, 2014.
This is an MP3 recording of the debate on the
Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement which was hosted by the Global
Business Dialogue and held at the National Press Club on July 16, 2014.
The title of the event was TPP: Too
Risky To Pass Or Too Risky To Pass Up? The debaters
Scissors, Resident Scholar
at the American Enterprise Institute and
Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen's Global Trade
This is a video recording from the GBD event on June 19 with the Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means, the Hon. Dave Camp (R-MI). The title of Chairman Camp's speech was The Trade Agenda Start with TPA: The Only Road To Getting The Best Trade Deals for America.
Last updated: November 15, 2014
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