Thinking Canada | The Incentive of Alliance: U.S.-Canadian Security Cooperation in the 21st Century
The United States and Canada are making significant new investments in defense to address new security threats to North America Europe, and the Indo-Pacific. Over the years, Canadian governments have sought to formalize the terms of alliance in institutions that define the scope and limits of what the two countries expect. Will the re-emergence of Great Power rivalry and evolving threat environments at home and abroad change the calculus of alliance for the two historical partners?
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The mission of the Wilson Center's Canada Institute is to raise the level of knowledge of Canada in the United States, particularly within the Washington, DC policy community. Research projects, initiatives, podcasts, and publications cover contemporary Canada, US-Canadian relations, North American political economy, and Canada's global role as it intersects with US national interests. Read more