The government’s Thailand Research Fund has decided to support efforts to increase public awareness of the impact of WTO agreements. From the “Bangkok Post”:http://www.bangkokpost.com/Business/08Jan2004_biz64.html bq. To encourage Thais to get involved and better understand the implications of global trade, the Thailand Research Fund (TRF) plans to spend 50 million baht over the next five years on the WTO Watch project The WTO project, which will be managed by Thammasat University, also has a “website”:http://www.thailandwto.org/
Peter Gallagher is student of piano and photography. He was formerly a senior trade official of the Australian government. For some years after leaving government, he consulted to international organizations, governments and business groups on trade and public policy.
He teaches graduate classes at the University of Adelaide on trade research methods and the role of firms in trade and growth and tweets trade (and other) stuff from @pwgallagher