In this podcast, they discuss the impact of the Ukraine conflict on globalization. Is the conflict a watershed moment for the global trade system leading to its fragmentation into trading blocs? And what could it mean for the way companies and governments deal with supply chain risks, decoupling and resilience?
The AIG Global Trade Series 2022 is a series of podcasts analysing the complex interplay of factors shaping the global trade system. The Global Trade Series is a collaboration between AIG and the following international organisations with leading expertise on global trade: the Aspen Institute (Germany); Chatham House (UK); the Clingendael Institute (The Netherlands); Institute of International Economic Law at Georgetown University Law Center (US); the International Chamber of Commerce (UK and France); the Italian Institute for International Political Studies; the Jacques Delors Institute (France); the Research Institute of Economy, Trade & Industry (Japan) and the St. Gallen Endowment for Prosperity through Trade (Switzerland).
- Date: April 28, 2022
- Simon Evenett, Professor of International Trade and Economic Development at St. Gallen University and Director of the Global Trade Alert Initiative
- Marianne Schneider-Petsinger, Senior Research Fellow, US and the Americas Programme, Chatham House
- Antonio Villafranca, Director of Studies at the Italian Institute of Political Studies (ISPI)
- Rem Korteweg, Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael Institute
(This podcast episode was recorded on 28th April 2022.)