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Barry Carin

Barry Carin's Farewell Remarks

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Why NAFTA Rules on Digital Trade Matter

  • Liz Enochs
 US President Donald Trump walks with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the people in Beijing, Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Trump and the Death of American Leadership in Asia

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“Zombie NAFTA” and Other Consequences of a Trump Trade Deal Termination

  • Ronald Orol

Shared interests — not friendship — key to working US-Russia relations

US President Donald Trump meets with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto at the G20 Summit, in Hamburg, July 7, 2017 (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

What NAFTA Renegotiations Can Tell Us about the Future of Global Commerce

National flags representing Canada, Mexico, and the US are lit by stage lights at the NAFTA renegotiations in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

A Lesson in the Basic Physics of NAFTA Negotiations

Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman

Lebanon Becomes next Target of Saudi Arabia’s Folly

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Is Canada Really Moving beyond Its Colonial Past?

Justin Trudeau’s government has made a number of policy decisions which would refocus Crown-Indigenous relations. Joshua Nichols and Rob Hamilton place these changes in the context of the last 150 — if not 250 — years of Canadian history