Peter Munk Centre for Free Enterprise Education
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.
President Trump seems to be taking a 1930s-style beggar-thy-neighbour approach to trade.
The U.S. Commerce Department ruled that Montreal-based Bombardier sold planes to Delta Airlines below the cost of production.
In any U.S.-led tariff-driven trade war, Canada would be collateral damage.