Peter Munk Centre for Free Enterprise Education
Premier Kathleen Wynne said Ontario will restrict use of structural iron from New York.
With this week’s resignation of Gary Cohn, President Trump’s mercantilist trade advisors are on the ascent.
Canada once again faces economic challenges posed by a mercantilist U.S. administration.
Under the Trump administration’s “America First” policy, there likely will be more trade complaints initiated by U.S.-based companies.
The U.S. wants to diminish the WTO’s ability to settle trade disputes.
Like today, timber, lumber and dairy were commodities of interest in trade negotiations in the nineteenth century.
The U.S. Commerce Department ruled that Montreal-based Bombardier sold planes to Delta Airlines below the cost of production.
Currently, Canadian workers can be required to join a union and pay full union dues.