Mary Lou Malig
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Tuesday, August 05, 2008
The World Trade Organization's 'Dracula Round'
Like the good Count of Transylvania, the World Trade Organization's Doha Round of negotiations has died more than once. It first collapsed during the WTO ministerial meeting held in Cancun in September 2003. After apparently coming back from the dead, many observers thought it passed away a second time during the so-called Group of Four meeting in Potsdam in June 2007 - only to come back yet again from the dead.