<time datetime="2023-05-25T00:00:01-04:00">May 25, 2023</time>

1. Introduction

This Verbatim develops and elaborates on remarks by the author at the Trade Policy…

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Canada-ASEAN Trade Deal Critical Pivot for Wider Economic Engagement in the East

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Boost Internal Trade with Key Reforms to CFTA

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February 21, 2020 – The Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), as amended by the Protocol of Amendment signed December 10, 2019, represents a major overhaul of the now-dated 1994 North…

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The Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) will help the Trump administration fulfill some of its economic objectives, but stands to shrink GDP and lower economic welfare throughout the…

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