Canada is a small, open economy; our prosperity depends on international trade. But as the global economic landscape changes rapidly, many are apprehensive about...Read More Preparing Canada for the changing global economy
President Trump says that if he doesn’t get the renegotiation he wants, “we will terminate… NAFTA forever.” Canadians didn’t ask for this tempest. A...Read More Who has leverage in the NAFTA renegotiation?
As promised, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) issued a 17-page report Monday on Washington’s negotiating goals for the upcoming NAFTA...Read More US NAFTA position: more than a tweak, less than do-over
Rarely in history are epoch-making moments so clearly discernible. But we seem to have witnessed one at the G20 leaders’ meeting in Hamburg, Germany,...Read More The G20 and the end of the American century
Donald J. Trump’s election to the US presidency triggered seismic shockwaves across the world, waves that are continuing to have deep ripples. The implications...Read More Canada could benefit from Trump challenges
We are living in a difficult political environment that is in flux with a speed that most of us could not imagine. Many of...Read More Academic freedom as a transnational right