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China-Canada Investment Tracker
China-Canada Investment Tracker

An enhanced data exploration of Chinese investment in Canada

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China and Russia's Invasion of Ukraine: Initial responses and implications

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Q2 2022 

Q2 2022 saw a continued decline in Canadian exports to China




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  • Assistant Professor position at MacEwan University

    November 24, 2022

    The Department of Anthropology, Economics and Political Science in the Faculty of Arts and Science invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Political Science at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2023, subject to final budgetary approval.

  • Signals from China’s 20th Party Congress: balancing between development and security

    November 22, 2022

    China’s National Party Congress, the highest ruling body of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), held its 20th meeting in October. President and General Party Secretary Xi Jinping was front and centre at the opening session with a two-hour landmark speech in which he delivered the most important messages on China’s economic, political, and diplomatic policies during his history-making third presidency term from 2022 to 2027.

  • Major Economic Challenges Colour the October Data

    November 17, 2022

    On November 15, China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released its key economic indicators for October. The data, which showed that the recovery lost momentum, were disappointing.

  • Is the US Chip Export Ban Consistent With Its WTO Commitments?

    November 14, 2022

    Seventy-five years ago, countries came together to sign the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT). The GATT set out the key principles for open and fair trade: most-favoured-nation treatment (all of one’s trading partners have equal standing) and national treatment (no discrimination against foreign products in favour of those produced domestically).

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