Robert Wolfe

Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

Ontario K7L 3N6

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Firms in International Trade: Trade Policy Implications of the New New Trade Theory

Ciuriak, Dan et al., (2014) 'Firms in International Trade: Trade Policy Implications of the New New Trade Theory,' Global Policy (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Ciuriak Consulting Inc., Queen's University, Queen's University - School of Policy Studies, Government of Canada - Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Canada (DFAIT) and Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)
Downloads 398 (49,992)
Citation 1

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First Diagnose, then Treat: What Ails the Doha Round?

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, EUI. Global Governance Programme Working Paper RSCAS 2013/85
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Nov 2013
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 169 (149,663)

Abstract:

WTO, Doha round, trade agreements, negotiations, international cooperation

First Diagnose, then Treat: What Ails the Doha Round?

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. 2013/85
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2014
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 17 (484,591)

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WTO, Doha round, trade agreements, negotiations, international cooperation

Letting the Sun Shine in at the WTO: How Transparency Brings the Trading System to Life

World Trade Organization, Staff Working Paper ERSD-2013-03, March 2013
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Mar 2013
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 147 (168,953)

Abstract:

international agreements, transparency, accountability, disclosure, decision-making, notification, peer review, surveillance

Letting the Sun Shine in at the WTO: How Transparency Brings the Trading System to Life

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Mar 2013
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 23 (449,752)

Abstract:

international agreements, transparency, accountability, disclosure, decision-making, notification, peer review, surveillance

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Sprinting during a Marathon: Why the WTO Ministerial Failed in July 2008

Journal of World Trade, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 81-126, February 2010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 153 (137,941)
Citation 1

Abstract:

WTO, negotiations, trade, agriculture

5.

Did the Protectionist Dog Bark? Transparency, Accountability, and the WTO During the Global Financial Crisis

Policy Report, March 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Apr 2011
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 135 (180,613)

Abstract:

WTO, Institutions, Transparency, Accountability, Trade, Protectionism, Financial Crisis

6.

Trade Policy Implications of Carbon Labels on Food

Estey Centre Journal of International Law and Trade Policy, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 59-93, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Robert Wolfe, Shane Baddeley and Peter Cheng
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies, Independent and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 114 (175,440)

Abstract:

labels, voluntary standards, World Trade Organization, Technical Barriers to Trade, carbon footprint, life-cycle analysis

7.

Can the Trading System Be Governed? Institutional Implications of the WTO's Suspended Animation

CIGI Working Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 04 Oct 2007
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 108 (196,893)
Citation 7

Abstract:

WTO, Doha Round, reform, trade agreements, FTA, RTA, agricultural trade, clubs, G20, Cairns Group,

8.

The Special Safeguard Fiasco in the WTO: The Perils of Inadequate Analysis and Negotiation

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 70 (262,732)
Citation 5

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9.

Trade Policy Begins at Home: Information and Consultation in the Trade Policy Process

PROCESS MATTERS: SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND DOMESTIC TRADE TRANSPARENCY, Mark Halle& Robert Wolfe, eds., Winnipeg, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Mar 2009
Jesse Helmer and Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 61 (258,810)
Citation 1

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10.

Endogenous Learning and Consensual Understanding in Multilateral Negotiations: Arguing and Bargaining in the WTO

Canadian Agricultural Trade Policy and Competitiveness Research Network Working Paper No. 2010-02
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Jul 2010
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 58 (264,626)

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11.

From Sunshine to a Common Agent. The Evolving Understanding of Transparency in the WTO

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS PP 2015/01, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-461
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Petros C. Mavroidis and Robert Wolfe
Columbia University - Law School and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 57 (244,019)

Abstract:

Transparency, WTO

12.

Shining a Light on Fossil Fuel Subsidies at the WTO: How NGOs Can Contribute to WTO Notification and Surveillance

Casier, Liesbeth, Robin Fraser, Mark Halle and Robert Wolfe, (2013) 'Shining a Light on Energy Subsidies at the WTO: How NGOs Can Contribute to WTO Notification and Surveillance,' ENTWINED and International Institute for Sustainable Development, November 2013.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jan 2014
International Institute for Sustainable Development, Queen's University - School of Policy Studies, International Institute for Sustainable Development and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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Abstract:

WTO, fossil fuel subsidies, transparency, NGOs

13.

Locating Accountability: Conceptual and Categorical Challenges in the Literature

Entwined, November 2012
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Mark Halle, Robert Wolfe and Anna Drake
International Institute for Sustainable Development, Queen's University - School of Policy Studies and University of Waterloo
Downloads 43 (327,166)

Abstract:

accountability, global governance, environment

14.

The OECD Contribution to the Evolution of 21st Century Trade Law

The George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 43, pp. 277-293, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 41 (348,219)
Citation 2

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15.

An Anatomy of Accountability at the WTO

Global Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
Downloads 21 (345,100)

Abstract:

accountability, WTO, institutional design, compliance, dispute settlement

16.

Looking Back, Looking Forward: Civil Society Contributions to WTO Accountability

ENTWINED Issue Brief, No. 8, September 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Jan 2012
Mark Halle, Robert Wolfe and Christopher Beaton
International Institute for Sustainable Development, Queen's University - School of Policy Studies and International Institute for Sustainable Development
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Abstract:

WTO, civil society, transparency, accountability, NGOs

17.

A Road Map for More Inclusive Canadian Trade Policy (Conclusion)

[conclusion] in Redesigning Canadian Trade Policies for New Global Realities (Montreal: Institute for Research on Public Policy), 593-633.
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jun 2017
Stephen Tapp, Ari Van Assche and Robert Wolfe
Independent, HEC Montreal and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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18.

Sunshine over Shanghai: Can the WTO Illuminate the Murky World of Chinese SOEs?

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2017/12
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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Abstract:

Subsidies, State-Owned Enterprises, Transparency, Informal Law

19.

Canadian Trade Policy in a G-Zero World: Preferential Negotiations as a Natural Experiment

Wolfe, Robert, (2016) 'Canadian Trade Policy in a G-Zero World: Preferential Negotiations as a Natural Experiment,' in Assche, Ari Van, Stephen Tapp and Robert Wolfe, eds, Redesigning Canadian Trade Policies for New Global Realities) Montreal: Institute for Research on Public Policy)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Sep 2016
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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Abstract:

CETA, TPP, TiSA, EGA, WTO, regulatory cooperation, mega-regional negotiations, transparency, Canada, institutional design

20.

How Can We Know (More) About the Trade Effects of Regulation?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Jun 2016
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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WRO, SPS, TBT, regulation, transparency

21.

Channeling the Flow: Rising to the Reporting Challenge for the 2030 Agenda

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Mark Halle and Robert Wolfe
International Institute for Sustainable Development and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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HLPF, 2030 Agenda, SDGs

22.

Trade in Transforming Our World: Options for Follow-Up and Review of the Trade-Related Elements of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Alice Tipping and Robert Wolfe
International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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Abstract:

trade, 2030 Agenda, SDGs, AAAA, WTO, UNCTAD, OECD, United Nations

23.

Follow-Up and Review for the 2030 Agenda: Bringing Coherence to the Work of the HLPF

Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Mark Halle and Robert Wolfe
International Institute for Sustainable Development and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

Abstract:

2030 agenda, SDGs, HLPF, United Nations, sustainable development

24.

Private Standards and the WTO: Reclusive No More

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2016/17
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2016
Petros C. Mavroidis and Robert Wolfe
Columbia University - Law School and Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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Abstract:

WTO, private standards, TBT Agreement, transparency

25.

Kaleidoscopic Multilateralism: Lon Fuller, Rod Macdonald and the WTO

Jutras, Daniel, Rosalie Jukier and Richard Janda, eds, The Unbounded Level of the Mind: Rod Macdonald’s Legal Imagination (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press) ,
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Mar 2016
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies
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legal pluralism, interactive law, international trade

26.

Can Informal Law Discipline Subsidies?

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 18, No. 4, 2015, pp. 711-741 (winner of the inaugural John Jackson memorial prize for best article within the Journal in 2015), UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-03
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Gregory Shaffer, Robert Wolfe and Vinhcent Le
University of California, Irvine School of Law, Queen's University - School of Policy Studies and University of California, Irvine School of Law
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Regulatory Transparency in Multilateral Agreements Controlling Exports of Tropical Timber, E-Waste and Conflict Diamonds

OECD Trade Policy Papers, No. 141, OECD Publishing, DOI: 10.1787/5k8xbn83xtmr-en
Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Robert Wolfe and Shane Baddeley
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies and Independent

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28.

Protectionism and Multilateral Accountability During the Great Recession: Drawing Inferences from Dogs Not Barking

Journal of World Trade 46:4 (August 2012), 777-814
Posted: 12 Aug 2012
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

Abstract:

WTO, institutions, transparency, accountability, trade, protectionism

29.

Who is Accountable at the World Trade Organization?

Posted: 22 Jan 2012
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

Abstract:

WTO, accountability, transparency

30.

The WTO Single Undertaking as Negotiating Technique and Constitutive Metaphor

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 12, Issue 4, pp. 835-858, 2009
Posted: 28 Dec 2009
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

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31.

Transparency and Public Participation in the Canadian Trade Policy Process

PROCESS MATTERS: SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND DOMESTIC TRADE TRANSPARENCY, Mark Halle, Robert Wolfe, eds., pp. 21-72, Earthprint Library, 2007
Posted: 19 Mar 2009
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

Abstract:

consultations

32.

Decision-Making and Transparency in the `Medieval` WTO: Does the Sutherland Report Have the Right Prescription?

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 8, Issue 3, pp. 631-645, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2012
Robert Wolfe
Queen's University - School of Policy Studies

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