Economics of Prosperity

The Economics of Prosperity's sub-programme on international trade focuses on the benefits of trade liberalisation and the barriers to it and highlight new issues in global trade.

This programme is also responsible for the Legatum Institute Special Trade Commission.


Trade Tools for the 21st Century [PDF]

By Shanker Singham and A. Molly Kiniry

September 2016

Published by the Legatum Institute

Past Events

Trade Negotiations: An Opportunity After Brexit (2016 Conservative Party Conference)

Speakers: Daniel Hannan, MEP for South East England; Carolyn Fairbairn, Director General, CBI; Christian May, Editor, City A.M.; and Shanker Singham, Director of Economic Policy, Legatum Institute.

4 October 2016

Global Trade Policy and Threats to the Global Economy

Speaker: Jeff Schott, Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics

29 September 2016

21st Century Capitalism: The Tools to Deal with Trade Policy

Speaker: Razeen Sally, Director of European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE)

30 June 2016