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Prof Rorden Wilkinson - research

Research interests

Specific research interests:

Keywords: Global governance, international organisation, international trade, the World Trade Organization, development, globalisation, global poverty and inequality, small island states.

Current research projects:

Rorden works in the broad area of global governance with specific reference to the institutionalisation of, and challenges to, global configurations of power.  He works on, among other things, international trade with specific reference to the current round of World Trade Organization negotiations (the Doha Development Agenda); (with David Hulme) the prospects for a new global development paradigm after the expiry of the Millennium Development Goals; (with Quan Li) questions of international status and standing; and the role of global institutions in the eradication and amelioration of poverty and inequality.