11 Pages Posted: 24 Nov 2003
Date Written: October 2003
This paper is about Taiwan and the World Trade Organization. It discusses the history of Taiwan's involvement in the world trading system and the accession to the WTO. The paper then notes some unique features of Taiwan's membership and discusses the current political tension with China in the WTO. The paper ends with a discussion of the implications of Taiwan's membership in the WTO for potential Taiwanese membership in other international organizations.
Keywords: Taiwan, WTO, world trade, international law, statehood, China
JEL Classification: F1
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