EU and Trade Policy Coherence at Times of COVID19

May 18, 3:00PM CEST

The panel discussed patterns and prospects of trade policy strategies since the COVID19 crisis outbreak. Panelists focused on trade policy responses in Europe, their coherence across EU Member States and EU institutions, their implications for business, and their impact on developing countries.


Simon Evenett | University of St Gallen and Director, Global Trade Alert

Laura Puccio | Research Fellow, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, EUI

Pamela Coke-Hamilton | Director, International Trade and Commodities, UNCTAD

Klemens Kober | DIHK Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag


Bernard Hoekman | Director, Global Economics, Global Governance Programme, EUI

Selected RESPECT research on COVID-19 and trade policy: