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Brazil the country of the future?

October 13, 2015

Kip Beckman
Principal Economist
World Outlook

Brazil has frequently been referred to as the “country of the future” due to its vast supply of natural resources and relatively young population. Unfortunately, the “Brazilian Miracle”—a term coined during the early 1970s when the country appeared to be on the ...

Wrapping Up the TPP: Beyond Dairy and Autos

October 01, 2015

Danielle  Goldfarb Danielle Goldfarb
Global Commerce Centre

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations could wrap up this week. Headlines focus largely on the impact on Canada’s dairy and auto sectors. However, this will be a ground-breaking deal that goes far beyond dairy and autos. It is the most ambitious trade ...

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