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... WTO, as a multilateral agency, has failed. In their attempt to create unifying agreements they alienated the LDC’s, with green room meetings dictating the decisions and inability to create compromise between LDC’s and developed nations (Yates). Additionally, as of late, free trade deals have started to be made outside of liberal multilateral agencies. Such an example is the Trans-Pacific Partnership [TPP], a deal, which promotes free trade between twelve countries alone the Pacific Rim. However, while the deal remains liberal, it holds realist value within. These values are present from the exclusion of China within the deal. Undoubtable, this deal was made to promote stronger ties between the Pacific Rim countries to defend against the economic rise of China. While the multilateral organizations may have failed it does not mean the end of International Liberalism.
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