Rorden Wilkinson

Professor of International Political Economy
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education and Student Experience)
Books
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Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2019, Rethinking Global Governance, Polity, Cambridge
2019
Wilkinson R, 2014, What’s Wrong with the WTO and How to Fix It, Polity, Cambridge
2014
Wilkinson R, 2006, The WTO: Crisis and the Governance of Global Trade, Routledge, London
2006
Wilkinson R, 2000, Multilateralism and the World Trade Organisation: The Architecture and Extension of International Trade Regulation, Routledge, London
2000
Book Chapters
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Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2018, 'Introduction: From international organization to global governance', in Weiss TG; Wilkinson R (ed.), International Organization and Global Governance, Routledge, London, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315301914-1
2018
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2017, 'China and the WTO', in Global Governance and China: The Dragon's Learning Curve, pp. 17 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315100524
2017
Wilkinson R, 2015, 'Talking trade: Common sense knowledge in the multilateral trade regime', in Expert Knowledge in Global Trade, pp. 21 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315766157
2015
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2015, 'Continuity and change in global governance: A normative quest', in Rising Powers, Global Governance and Global Ethics, pp. 41 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315738901
2015
Hulme D; Wilkinson R, 2014, 'The UN and the post-2015 development agenda', in Post-2015 UN development: Making Change Happen?, pp. 181 - 194
2014
Wilkinson R, 2014, ''Emerging' powers and the governance of global trade', in Handbook of the International Political Economy of Governance, pp. 184 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857933485.00017
2014
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2012, 'The poverty of the Doha round and the least developed countries', in Trade, Poverty, Development: Getting Beyond the WTO's Doha Deadlock, pp. 17 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203102145
2012
Wilkinson R, 2012, 'Peripheralizing labour: The ILO, WTO and the completion of the Bretton Woods project', in Global Unions?: Theory and Strategies of Organized Labour in the Global Political Economy, pp. 204 - 220, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203402948-22
2012
Wilkinson R; Hulme D, 2012, 'Introduction: Moving from MDGs to GDGs: Development Imperatives beyond 2015', in Wilkinson R; Hulme D (ed.), The Millennium Development Goals and Beyond: Global Development after 2015, Routledge, London
2012
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2012, 'Introduction: The promise of "development" and the Doha Development Agenda', in , pp. 1 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203102145
2012
Wilkinson R, 2011, 'Barriers to WTO reform: Intellectual narrowness and the production of path-dependent thinking', in Governing the World Trade Organization: Past, Present and Beyond Doha, pp. 313 - 336, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511792502.015
2011
Wilkinson R; Clapp J, 2010, 'Introduction: Governing global poverty and inequality', in , pp. 1 - 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203852132
2010
Wilkinson R, 2007, 'Global governance and the World Trade Organization', in Global Governance and Japan: The Institutional Architecture, pp. 164 - 178, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203963661
2007
Wilkinson R; Lee D, 2007, 'The WTO after Hong Kong: Setting the scene for understanding the round', in The WTO after Hong Kong: Progress in, and Prospects for, the Doha Development Agenda, pp. 3 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203961094
2007
Wilkinson R, 2007, 'Building asymmetry: Concluding the Doha development agenda', in The WTO after Hong Kong: Progress in, and Prospects for, the Doha Development Agenda, pp. 248 - 261, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203961094
2007
Wilkinson R, 2004, 'Managing global civil society: The WTO's engagement with NGOs', in The Idea of Global Civil Society: Politics and Ethics in a Globalizing Era, pp. 160 - 178, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203324578
2004
Wilkinson R, 2002, 'Global Governance: a preliminary interrogation', in Wilkinson R; Hughes S (ed.), Global Governance: Critical Perspectives, Routledge, London
2002
Wilkinson R, 2002, 'The Contours of Courtship: the WTO and Civil Society', in Wilkinson R; Hughes S (ed.), Global Governance Critical Perspectives, Routledge, London
2002
Edited Books
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Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, (ed.), 2018, International Organization and Global Governance, Routledge, London, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315301914
2018
Dyvik SL; Selby J; Wilkinson R, (eds.), 2017, What’s the point of international relations?, Routledge, London, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315201467
2017
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, (ed.), 2014, International Organization and Global Governance, Routledge, London
2014
Wilkinson R; Scott J, (ed.), 2013, Trade, Poverty, Development: Getting Beyond the WTO's Doha Deadlock, Routledge, London
2013
Wilkinson R; Hulme D, (ed.), 2012, The Millennium Development Goals and Beyond: Global Development after 2015, Routledge, London
2012
Clapp J; Wilkinson R, (ed.), 2010, Global Governance, Poverty and Inequality, Routledge, London
2010
Wilkinson R; Lee D, 2007, The WTO after Hong Kong: Progress in, and prospects for, the Doha development agenda, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203961094
2007
Wilkinson R, (ed.), 2005, The Global Governance Reader, Routledge, London
2005
Wilkinson R; Hughes S, (ed.), 2002, Global Governance: Critical Perspectives, Routledge, London
2002
Wilkinson R, (ed.), 1997, Culture, Ethnicity and Human Rights in International Relations, NZIIA, Auckland
1997
Journal articles
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Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2020, 'Reglobalising trade: progressive global governance in an age of uncertainty', Globalizations
2020
Hannah E; Janzwood A; Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2018, 'What kind of civil society? Debating trade at the WTO Public Forum', Journal of World Trade, vol. 52, pp. 113 - 142
2018
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2018, 'The globally governed: everyday global governance', Global Governance, vol. 24, pp. 193 - 210
2018
Wilkinson R, 2018, 'Past as global trade governance prelude: reconfiguring debate about reform of the multilateral trading system', Third World Quarterly, vol. 39, pp. 418 - 435
2018
Hannah E; Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2018, 'The WTO in Buenos Aires: The outcome and its significance for the future of the multilateral trading system', The World Economy, vol. 41, pp. 2578 - 2598, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/twec.12657
2018
Wilkinson R, 2017, 'Back to the Future: “Retro” trade governance and the future of the multilateral order', International Affairs, vol. 93, pp. 1131 - 1147
2017
Hannah E; Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2017, 'Reforming WTO-civil society engagement', World Trade Review, vol. 16, pp. 427 - 448
2017
Hannah E; Wilkinson R, 2016, 'Zombies and IR: A Critical Reading', Politics, vol. 36, pp. 5 - 18
2016
Wilkinson R, 2016, 'Gridlock? Maybe', Philosophy and Public Issues, vol. 6, pp. 27 - 42
2016
Wilkinson R, 2016, 'Conclusions: Emerging powers in the WTO: Beware the glass ceiling', International Negotiation: A Journal of Theory and Practice, vol. 21, pp. 327 - 341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15718069-12341335
2016
Wilkinson R; Hannah E; Scott J, 2016, 'The WTO in Nairobi: the demise of the Doha Development Agenda and the future of the multilateral trading system', Global Policy, vol. 7, pp. 247 - 255
2016
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2015, 'Introduction: Drivers of Change in Global Governance', Ethics and International Affairs, vol. 29, pp. 391 - 395
2015
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2015, 'Change and Continuity in Global Governance', Ethics and International Affairs, vol. 29, pp. 397 - 406, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0892679415000386
2015
Wilkinson R, 2015, 'Changing power relations in the WTO: Why the India-U. S. trade agreement should make us worry more, rather than less, about global trade governance', Geoforum, vol. 61, pp. 13 - 16
2015
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2014, 'Rethinking Global Governance? Complexity, Authority, Power and Change', International Studies Quarterly, vol. 58, pp. 207 - 215
2014
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2014, 'Global Governance to the Rescue: Saving International Relations?', Global Governance, vol. 20, pp. 19 - 36
2014
Weiss TG; Wilkinson R, 2014, 'Global Governance al rescate: salvando las relaciones internacionales?', Foro Internacional LIV, vol. 1, pp. 76 - 105
2014
Wilkinson R; Hannah E; Scott J, 2014, 'The WTO in Bali: what MC9 means for the Doha Development Agenda and why it matters', Third World Quarterly, vol. 35, pp. 1032 - 1050
2014
Kothari U; Wilkinson R, 2013, 'Global change, small island state response: restructuring and the perpetuation of uncertainty in Mauritius and Seychelles', Journal of International Development, vol. 25, pp. 92 - 107
2013
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2013, 'China Threat? Evidence from the WTO', Journal of World Trade, vol. 47, pp. 761 - 782
2013
Wilkinson R, 2012, 'Of Butchery and Bicycles: The WTO and the ‘Death’ of the Doha Development Agenda', Political Quarterly, vol. 83, pp. 395 - 401
2012
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2012, 'The Politics and Perils of Plurilaterals', Economic and Political Weekly, Vol XLVII, vol. 43, pp. 16 - 19
2012
Wilkinson R, 2011, 'Global Governance, for Whom? A response to Lamy', Global Policy, vol. 2, pp. 119 - 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1758-5899.2010.00067.x
2011
Wilkinson R, 2011, 'Measuring the WTO’s performance: an alternative account', Global Policy, vol. 2, pp. 43 - 52
2011
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2011, 'The Poverty of the Doha Round and the Least Developed Countries', Third World Quarterly, vol. 32, pp. 611 - 627
2011
Kothari U; Wilkinson R, 2010, 'Colonial Imaginaries and Postcolonial Transformations: exiles, bases, beaches', Third World Quarterly, vol. 31, pp. 1395 - 1412
2010
Scott J; Wilkinson R, 2010, 'What happened to Doha in Geneva? Re-engineering the WTO’s image while missing key opportunities', European Journal of Development Research, vol. 22, pp. 141 - 153
2010
Kothari U; Wilkinson R, 2009, 'The forced movement of colonised people and its impact on development', Journal Für Entwicklungspolitik (Austrian Journal of Development Studies), vol. 25, pp. " - " # "pp. 63
2009
Wilkinson R, 2009, 'Language, power and multilateral trade negotiations', Review of International Political Economy, vol. 16, pp. 597 - 619
2009
Wilkinson R, 2009, 'The Problematic of Trade and Development beyond the Doha Round', Journal of International Trade and Diplomacy, vol. 3, pp. 155 - 186
2009
Wilkinson R; Scott J, 2008, 'Developing country participation in the GATT: a reassessment', World Trade Review, vol. 7, pp. 473 - 510
2008
Wilkinson R, 2006, 'The WTO in Hong Kong: what it really means for the Doha Development Agenda', New Political Economy, vol. 11, pp. 291 - 303
2006
Haworth N; Hughes S; Wilkinson R, 2005, 'The International Labour Standards Regime: a case study in global regulation', Environment and Planning A, vol. 37, pp. 1939 - 1953
2005
Wilkinson R, 2004, 'Crisis in Cancún', Global Governance, vol. 10, pp. 149 - 155
2004
Narlikar A; Wilkinson R, 2004, 'Collapse at the WTO: A Cancún post-mortem', Third World Quarterly, vol. 25, pp. 447 - 460
2004
Simpson S; Wilkinson R, 2002, 'Regulatory Change and Telecommunications Governance', Convergence: The Journal of Research into New Media Technologies, vol. 8, pp. 30 - 51
2002
Wilkinson R, 2002, 'Global Monitor: The World Trade Organisation', New Political Economy, vol. 7, pp. 129 - 141
2002
Hughes S; Wilkinson R, 2001, 'The Global Compact: promoting corporate responsibility?', Environmental Politics, vol. 10, pp. 155 - 159
2001
Wilkinson R, 2001, 'The WTO in Crisis: Exploring the Dimensions of Institutional Inertia', Journal of World Trade, vol. 35, pp. "3 - 419."
2001
Haworth N; Steve H; Wilkinson R, 2001, 'Recasting Labor Diplomacy', International Studies Perspectives, vol. 2, pp. 207 - 219
2001
Hughes S; Wilkinson R, 2000, 'Labor standards and global governance: examining the dimensions of institutional engagement', Global Governance, vol. 6, pp. 259 - 277
2000
Wilkinson R, 1999, 'Labour and Trade-Related Regulation: Beyond the Trade/Labour Standards Debate?', British Journal of Politics and International Relations, vol. 1, pp. 165 - 191
1999
Wilkinson R, 1999, 'Footloose and Fancy Free? the Multilateral Agreement on Investment', Environmental Politics, vol. 8, pp. 180 - 185
1999
Hughes S; Wilkinson R, 1998, 'International Labour Standards and World Trade: No Role for the World Trade Organisation?', New Political Economy, vol. 3, pp. 375 - 389
1998
Greener P; Wilkinson R, 1996, 'Culture, Ethnicity and Human Rights in International Relations', New Zealand International Review, vol. 4
1996
Wilkinson R, 1995, 'New Zealand, Indonesia and East Timor: what next?', New Zealand International Review, vol. 4
1995

Professional Prizes, Distinctions, Honours and Awards

  • 2019, Fellow (conferred), Academy of Social Sciences, UK
  • 2015, 2016, Excellence in teaching commendation, University of Sussex, UK
  • 2014, Excellence in teaching commendation, University of Manchester, UK                         
  • 2014, Mentor award: Society of Women in International Political Economy, International Studies Association, USA
  • 2013, Fellow (invited), Royal Society of Arts, UK                                              
  • 2013, Johan Skytte Manuscript Award, University of Uppsala, Sweden