WTO Debate The International Forum on Globalization, The Nation Institute, Public Citizen & The Progress Project Present: A Public Debate on Globalization and the World Trade Organization (WTO) Tuesday, November 30, 7:30 PM Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave., Seattle
view the archived webcast of the debate
Moderator: Paul Magnusson
Business Week Magazine

Ralph Nader Center for the Study of Responsible Law Public Citizen
John Cavanagh: Institute for Policy Studies
Dr. Vandana Shiva: Research Foundation for Science, Technology and Ecology

Jagdish Bhagwati: Columbia University
Scott Miller: Proctor & Gamble
David Aaron: Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade

In the debate, participants addressed the issues of globalization, liberalization and international trade, and models provided by the World Trade Organization to facilitate trade on a global scale. Paul Magnusson of Business Week Magazine moderated.

The International Forum on Globalization is a research and educational institution comprised of sixty researchers and economists from twenty countries.

The Progress Project: Rethinking Progress and Human Development is an initiative of the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington and The Glaser Family Foundation.

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