Dawson talks TPP on The Agenda

Dawson talks TPP on The Agenda

  Laura Dawson, senior advisor for Dawson Strategic, joined Steve Paikin on The Agenda to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership and its implications for Canada as it seeks to update its relationships beyond precedents set in the NAFTA. Watch the full video...
Defensive Interests key for Canada in TPP

Defensive Interests key for Canada in TPP

In “Canada and the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Entering a New Era of Strategic Trade Policy”, recently published by the Fraser Institute, we examine some of the reasons why the TPP is important for achieving Canada’s trade objectives. The TPP provides Canada and...
Budget 2013 Stays the Course on Trade

Budget 2013 Stays the Course on Trade

By Stefania Bartucci Receiving this year’s budget, I felt like a kid at Christmas who was really hoping that Santa would pony up for a Nintendo Wii, and instead discovered some new socks and pajamas under the tree.  You know you need them, but socks and PJs won’t...
The TPP: What’s in it for Canada?

The TPP: What’s in it for Canada?

The members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership have just concluded a round of trade negotiations in Auckland, New Zealand. The group comprises 11 countries—Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States and...
Issues and Interests in the TPP

Issues and Interests in the TPP

Having received the blessing of US Congress on October 9th, Canada will take its seat at the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiating table in New Zealand on December 3rd for the 15th round of negotiations towards what is being dubbed a “next generation 21st century...