Bern, Switzerland

Foundations of Trade Policy and Trade Policy Data

blended course
when 12 June 2023 - 16 June 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee CHF 1200

This course presents the theory of trade policy instruments (tariffs, preferential trade agreements, non-tariff measures, trade facilitation) and introduces the students to the use of the main international datasets covering those policy instruments.

Course leader

Achim Vogt and Selina Hauser

Target group

Private and public sector and civil society professionals as well as higher-education students.

Course aim

In lectures, discussions and case studies, renowned experts will teach you how to blend the policy aspects of trade and investment with thorough legal interpretation and economic analysis. By becoming a part of the WTI community, you will establish valuable contacts with fellow-minded professionals and lecturers.

Credits info

3 EC
Students who take multiple courses in the Winter or Summer Academy can become eligible for a Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) or a Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in International Law and Economics.

Fee info

CHF 1200: The tuition fees do not cover costs such as meals, housing or local transportation.