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John M. Curtis and Aaron Sydor

© Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada 2006

Cat: IT5-1/2006E
ISBN: 0-662-43036-0

(Publié également en français)

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Table of Contents


Editors' Overview
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John M. Curtis and Aaron Sydor

Part 1: A Look Back

The Economic Impact of the Canada-U.S. FTA and NAFTA Agreements for Canada: A Review of the Evidence
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Richard G. Harris

The Variety Effects of Trade Liberalization
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Shenjie Chen

Specialization in NAFTA Partner Countries: What Factors Explain the Observed Patterns?
PDF * (539 KB)
Ram C. Acharya

The Effect of Trade on Productivity Growth And the Demand for Skilled Workers in Canada
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Wulong Gu and Lori Whewell Rennison

Ten Years After: An Assessment of the Environmental Effectiveness of the NAAEC
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John Kirton

Part 2: The Way Forward?

Monetary Cooperation in the North American Economy
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David Laidler

International Competitiveness and Regulatory Framework: A Canadian Perspective
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Someshwar Rao and Prakash Sharma

The Potential Gains of Deeper Canada-US Regulatory Cooperation: A Cash Flow Analysis of Faster Drug Approvals
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Doug Blair, André Downs and Fidèle Ndayisenga

Stay the Course or Find a New Path? Canada's Reliance on the U.S. as an Export Market
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Eugene Beaulieu and Herb Emery

NAFTA Rules of Origin
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Robert (Bob) Kunimoto and Gary Sawchuk

Towards "Deeper Canada-U.S. Integration: A Computable General Equilibrium Investigation
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Marcel Mérette, Evangelia Papadaki, Jorge Hernández, and Yu Lan

About the Authors
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