‘Precautionism’ risking more open trade than protectionism: Pascal Lamy

Pascal Lamy, former Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), said: “The risky move on open trade at present is more of a precaution than a security.” While security is about protecting domestic firms, precaution is about protecting ‘people’ from risks to health, the environment or in the digital space. “Cautionism is more difficult to … Read more