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Registering in Harmony: The Case for Pan-Canadian Corporate Registration
February 25, 2014 - Daniel Schwanen and Omar Chatur

Canadian businesses face costly red tape when they want to do business across provincial borders; a problem that is hindering business expansion and economic growth, according to a report released...

Finding Common Cause: The Renewed Quest for a National Securities Regulator
June 28, 2012 - Jeremy Fraiberg

In the wake of a setback from the Supreme Court of Canada, Ottawa is forging ahead with the idea of creating a national securities regulator using a cooperative approach that could pay off,...

Kronick and Omran - China and Australia, Lessons for Canada’s Financial Sector
Intelligence Memos
From: Jeremy Kronick and Farah Omran To:  François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade Date: January 17, 2018 Re: China and Australia, Lessons for Canada’s Financial Sector China...
Jon Johnson - Why Does the US Want to Unravel the Trade in Textiles?
Intelligence Memos
From:  Jon Johnson To:  The Canadian NAFTA Negotiating Team Date:  January 3, 2018 Re:  Why does the US want to unravel the trade in textiles? Textile and apparel goods are outliers in the world of...
Canadian Free-Trade Deal a Good Start, But Must Go Further: Globe and Mail Op-Ed
At this time of anxiety surrounding international trade relations, it was encouraging to see a new Canadian free-trade agreement arrive on the scene Friday. Unveiled by federal, provincial and...

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