November 12, 2010 // 8:00am — 2:00pm
A group of scholars presented papers examining the evolving economic, political, and environmental relationship among Canada, the United States, and China. The papers, which were critiqued at the conference, will form a special issue of International Journal.
October 19, 2010 // 9:00am — 10:30am
Stephanie von Hlatky and Jessica N. Trisko discussed current initiatives by Canadian provinces to contribute to a more secure Canada-U.S. border.
October 15, 2010 // 9:00am — 10:00am
Gilles Duceppe, leader of the Bloc Québécois, offered an overview of the status of Québec’s sovereigntist movement and what an independent Québec would mean to the United States.
October 06, 2010 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Earl Fry and Brian Lee Crowley discussed their new books on the future of the United States and of Canada. Fry highlighted several factors contributing to the decline of the United States, while Crowley touted the policies that have positioned Canada to thrive in the 21st century.
September 22, 2010 // 3:30pm — 7:00pm
The Canada Institute and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung gathered experts to discuss efforts by Arctic and non-Arctic nations to cooperate on key governance, environmental, security, and economic issues. (Held in Ottawa)
September 21, 2010 // 9:00am — 12:30pm
Experts discuss efforts by Arctic and non-Arctic nations to cooperate on key governance, environmental, security, and economic issues.
July 22, 2010 // 8:30am — 4:15pm
The Canada Institute’s 13th Cross-Border Forum on Energy Issues explored the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on public trust toward energy companies and governments.
July 20, 2010 // 4:00pm — 5:00pm
Wilson Center public policy scholar James McHugh presented his research on the potential to deepen relations among NAFTA members through the adoption of a continental charter of rights.
July 15, 2010 // 3:30pm — 5:00pm
Quebec summer scholar at the Canada Institute Stefanie von Hlatky presented her research on Canada-U.S. military cooperation. She contended that allies can and do use asymmetric bargaining strategies to achieve foreign policy objectives, despite power differentials.
June 22, 2010 // 12:30pm — 2:00pm
Pierre Arcand, Québec's Minister of International Relations, discussed Québec's vision for a stronger and more prosperous bilateral relationship with the United States.