Here is a commentary of mine in the Globe and Mail, 16 January, 2016 about how Canadians should consider the value of the TPP Agreement and whether it’s in Canada’s national interest. I say it comes down to how we view the world. http://bit.ly/1J8KDze
See my comments here on CTV http://on.fb.me/1QV6d8Q and here on BNN http://www.bnn.ca/Video/player.aspx?vid=720238 both of which occuured on 5 October 2015 after the TPP deal was announced in Atlanta.
Supply managed industries – such as the dairy producers – are largely centred in Eastern Canada and concern a very specific market segment. There are other parts of Canada’s agricultural industry, such as the beef, pork, grains and oilseeds, that are negatively impacted by Canada’s steadfast refusal to reduce supply-managed protectionism in international negotiations, notably… Read More »