December 6, 2016
On today's 'Global Exchange' Podcast, we invited two experts on trade to discuss the implications of a Trump Presidency for NAFTA, TPP, and the status-quo trade regime as it stands today. Join Colin, John Weekes, and Rob Wright as they probe the future of trade in an era of rising populism and protectionism.
- Colin Robertson (host): A former Canadian diplomat, Colin Robertson is Vice President of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute and a Senior Advisor to Dentons LLP.
- Rob Wright: Rob Wright served as Canadian Ambassador to China from 2005-2009, and as Ambassador to Japan from 2001-2005. From 1995-2001 he was the Canadian Deputy Minister for International Trade.
- John Weekes: Canada’s ambassador to the WTO from 1995-99 and a chief negotiator of the NAFTA trade agreement.
- John Weekes: “Choices for the Future: The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Canada”
Robert Hage: “Canada-EU Free Trade: The End or Future of Trade Liberalization”
Colin Robertson: “With CETA and TPP in limbo, here’s how Canada can give trade a practical boost”
Colin Robertson: “What Canada needs to do as Trump, Clinton talk trade”