Agriculture subsidies on the rise
As we begin our fall semester focused on development issues, this is one of the development topics that I find most interesting. US and EU agriculture subsidy policies have been a topic of intense debate in global forums for years, most notably in the Doha Development negotiation round of the World Trade Organization (WTO) that began in 2001. The EU Common Agriculture Policy has sought in the past...
Slovenia becomes the OECD's 32nd member
On 21 July 2010, Slovenia deposited its instrument of accession to the OECD Convention, thereby becoming a member of the Organisation. Slovenia was invited by OECD countries to open negotiations for membership in May 2007. Find out more from the OECD.