August 27, 2021
The RCEP Conundrum: Japan Awaits India’s Return
By Daisuke Akimoto
India’s return to the FTA would benefit not only the Indian economy, but also all RCEP member countries.
January 01, 2020
What RCEP Means for the Indo-Pacific
By Blake Berger
The final conclusion of negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership was a landmark achievement for ASEAN.
November 14, 2019
The Implications of India’s RCEP Withdrawal
By Mie Oba
Regional trade initiatives just got more complicated.
November 13, 2019
RCEP’s Economic Impact in Asia
By Xianbai Ji
RCEP, along with the CPTPP, will help drive deep integration in Asia. Holdouts like India will suffer the most.
November 05, 2019
India Had Good Reason to Pull out of RCEP
By Niranjan Marjani
The mega-trade deal could have undermined India’s strategic interests in Southeast Asia.
November 05, 2019
Asian Mega-Trade Deal Pushes Ahead, But India Drops out
By Associated Press
RCEP may finally get over the finish line – but only because one of its major participants has decided not to join.
December 08, 2018
How India Is Navigating Global Trade Agreement Trends
By Divesh Kaul
What recent agreements like the CPTPP and USMCA mean for India.
July 24, 2018
Understanding India's Place in Asia's Shifting Geoeconomic Order
By Ankit Panda
James Crabtree joins to discuss India's 'Bollygarchs', trade policy, the Belt and Road Initiative, and much more.
August 16, 2017
India, RCEP and the WIPO Internet Treaties: Time For a Rethink
By Seemantani Sharma
The argument that the Treaties are ill-suited for developing countries doesn’t necessarily apply well to India.
March 03, 2015
Why RCEP Is Vital for India
By Bipul Chatterjee and Surendar Singh
The regional trade deal could boost India’s strategic and economic position in the Asia-Pacific.