German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands in front of the Audi booth at the Frankfurt Auto Fair. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Europe Braces for NAFTA Impact

  • Ronald Orol

Looking to History for Lessons on Market Volatility

President Donald Trump at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly on September 18, 2017 (White House Photo/Shealah Craighead)

Trump's Foreign Policy Approach Is Questionable at Best

Latest Publications

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Canada's International Tax System: Historical Review, Problems and Outlook for the Future

  • Brian J. Arnold
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Canada's Influence on the Law of the Sea

  • Suzanne Lalonde


Upcoming Events

19 Feb

Putting Innovation in a Box

Monday February 19, 2018 - 12:00 PM
McGill University, Montreal
20 Feb

Look Who’s Watching: Surveillance, Treachery and Trust Online

Tuesday February 20, 2018 - 7:00 PM
CIGI Campus Auditorium, Waterloo, Canada
6 Mar

CIGI Cinema Series: "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power"

Tuesday March 6, 2018 - 7:00 PM
CIGI Campus Auditorium, Waterloo, Canada

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150 Years of Canadian Foreign Policy

On July 1, Canada celebrates 150 years of nationhood. How has Canada's foreign policy changed over time?


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A New Commission

In the wake of dramatic political shocks in the industrialized world, the newly-launched Commission on Global Economic Transformation is a response to the challenges that continue to plague the world’s economy.

Zimbabwe: Of protests, prayer and legacy
Zimbabwe: Of protests, prayer and legacy

The Africa Portal

The Africa Portal is a research repository and an expert analysis hub on African affairs.

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Balsillie School of International Affairs

The Balsillie School of International Affairs (BSIA) is an institute for advanced research, education, and outreach in the fields of global governance and international public policy.