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The Next-Level Border: Advancing Technology & Expanding Trade

This report summarizes what was heard at two roundtables on how to enhance the Canada-U.S. border with tech to facilitate trade. 

Date: Monday July 30, 2018

Canada-China Session 1: Setting the stage, public opinion trends, approaches to trade

Recap of the first meeting of PPF's Canada-China Forum includes presentations on public opinion by Bruce Anderson of Abacus Data and sectoral trade by Wendy Dobson of University of Toronto

Date: Tuesday July 25, 2017

Canada-China meeting: National Security and Human Rights

...years, there have been active conversations by senior government officials that we can no longer treat the two aspects of trade and security separately, and we can’t make a trade-off...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017

Options for a Canada-China FTA Negotiation Strategy

...economic and security relationships. They identified 29 areas of agreement and cooperation, the fourth of which was “…to launch exploratory discussions for a possible Canada-China Free Trade Agreement.” The purpose...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

A House Undivided: Making Senate Independence Work the Senate in 1984 as a Liberal from Nova Scotia. From 1994 to 1999 he was chair of the Banking, Trade and Commerce Committee. From 2000 to 2006 he...

Date: Thursday September 22, 2016

The Canada-China Relationship

...nation-wide online survey with 1,500 Canadian residents aged 18 years and older to find out what Canadians think about our relationship with China, with an emphasis on trade and ideas...

Date: Saturday December 9, 2017

China and Canada in an Era of Global Disruption

...forces in a number of economies impede global trade flows, and reduce growth? Does the new U.S. Administration implement the much anticipated tax cuts, infrastructure spending and deregulation? Will rising...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017

Canada-China Relations: A Note on Public Attitudes

...policy makers are constrained in moving as quickly or comprehensively on various China-related matters as they feel the national interest warrants, including negotiating some kind of comprehensive free trade agreement,...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

Members of the Public Policy Forum’s Canada-China forum seek a balanced approach to engagement with China that is economically beneficial and politically acceptable to Canadians

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

...Australia and New Zealand. While our interest has waxed and waned, they have forged ahead with free trade agreements and secured competitive advantages for their economies, universities and workers. Now...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

Gonvernance in the Agreement on Internal Trade

...This discussion paper examines the Agreement on Internal Trade from a governance perspective, and explores some new directions for enhancing the effectiveness of the Agreement at its 10th anniversary,...

Date: Tuesday July 13, 2004

We need a China strategy, so let’s get it right

In this Globe and Mail op-ed, our Forum on China co-chairs argue that with rules-based trade down South on the fritz, it really is time to look elsewhere and that includes China.

Date: Monday June 18, 2018

Jan. 20, 2014: Canada’s Evolving Internal Market: An agenda for a more cohesive economic union

...inhibit internal trade. These obstacles are estimated to cost the Canadian economy billions of dollars, reducing our country’s productivity, innovation capacity and competitiveness. Last spring, the Internal Trade Secretariat (ITSC),...

Date: Monday January 20, 2014

A Mouse Sleeping Next to a Dragon: New Twitches and Grunts

...roundtable with the Consultation Forum on China in 2017. Her paper highlights three national security considerations Canada must take before establishing a free trade agreement with China, including: The rise...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


...and CEO of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, in a speech earlier this year to the Toronto Region Board of Trade. Canada can boast many internationally respected...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

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