Trade and Investment Research Project

The Trade and Investment Research Project pools resources and expertise from a wide range of Canadian non-governmental organizations to understand the implications of the latest generation of trade and investment treaties. Formed in 1999, the project examines the effects of these far-reaching treaties on public services, public interest regulation, environmental protection and alternative economic development.

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  • On June 2, 2014, Radio Canada International aired an interview with Scott Sinclair, director of the CCPA's Trade and Investment Research Project, on his study (co-authored with Hadrian Mertins-...
    June 6, 2014 | National Office
    There is no question that international trade is vital to the PEI economy. But there are legitimate questions that need to be asked about who benefits from trade and about the role of public policies...
    February 14, 2014 | National Office
    On November 1st, Scott Sinclair, director of CCPA's Trade and Investment Research Project, did an interview with CBC Radio's The Fisheries Broadcast. Earlier this year, Sinclair authored the report, ...
    November 12, 2013 | National Office
  • How CETA's Investor Protection Rules Threaten the Public Good in Canada and the EU

    November 19, 2014 | National Office

    En quoi les règles de protection des investisseurs de l'AÉCG menacent-elles le bien public au Canada et dans L'Union Européenne?

    November 19, 2014 | National Office

    An analysis of the final text of the Canada–European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement

    September 25, 2014 | National Office

    Submission to the European Commission's Public Consultation

    July 22, 2014 | National Office

    The Trade in Services Agreement and the Corporate Agenda

    April 28, 2014 | National Office

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