Tag: NAFTA

The Diplomatically and Economically Inexperienced Trudeau Government Risks Canada’s Economic Health

Yesterday’s trade talks between officials from Canada and the United States have dramatically collapsed, thus demonstrating a stark contrast with the successful talks that Donald Trump had with Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto and Mexican President Elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador. One might expect US trade talks with Canada to go smoother […]

Justin Trudeau is Talking Nonsense on a “No Deal NAFTA”

The United States-Mexico Trade Agreement (note the absence of the word “free”) has been hailed by Donald Trump, outgoing neo-liberal Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and incoming leftest-populist Mexican President Elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador. While Nieto favoured preserving the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) without any modifications, ultimately he […]