World Trade Organization

President Trump Signs Section 232 Proclamations On Steel And Aluminum Imports

Donald Trump is starting a trade war. Here’s why it will go dangerously wrong.

The consequences of the president’s enthusiasm for economic conflict could be widespread and severe. In trade wars, no one wins.
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Joseph Stiglitz on the anti-globalization movement’s epic transformation

U.S. economist Joseph Stiglitz contends mismanagement of globalization has benefited corporations at the expense of workers—and paved the way for a demagogue like Trump
US-POLITICS-FISCAL CLIFF

250 corporations back Canada in dispute with U.S. Congress

Coca-Cola, Kraft and General Mills are among Canada’s prominent supporters
Canada?s PM Harper speaks to the media as his Indian counterpart Singh watches, after the signing of agreements ceremony in New Delhi

Harper in India: bad timing, bad mood

What you need to know on the trade mission
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Flaherty reluctant to counter U.S. pulp mill subsidy with Canadian payments

Canadian mills say they can’t survive without help from the feds