choose one of topic 1. Has the evolution of the world trade system been a result of political institutions or economic forces? 2. Does world trade make the world smaller by bringing people closer together, or divide the globe by creating winners and losers? 3. Are crises in the world trade system better understood as failures of cooperation, or consequences of conflict? 4. Are the Bretton Woods institutions still capable of efficiently governing world trade? 5. Were communist systems free of their own internal contradictions? 6. Is the spread of transnational organised crime a result of successful or failed cooperation?