Economics, Trade and Policy Canada's reopening raises questions about economic recovery and trade partnerships Jun, 2021 | Article Daniel Trefler As the country prepares to emerge from the pandemic, economist Daniel Trefler warns that the focus should be on market failure, finding Canada's niche in the global value chain, and navigating China's dominance. Economics, Trade and Policy Pandemic Protectionism: The Global Trade Impact of COVID-19 May, 2020 | Video Daniel Trefler Chad P. Bown Walid Hejazi In a new webinar, experts in trade and economic policy examine new perspectives on global supply chains, trade, manufacturing and immigration emerging during the COVID-19 crisis. Economics, Trade and Policy Foreign investment limits cost Canadian economy almost $10 billion a year Nov, 2015 | Article Walid Hejazi Daniel Trefler Canada's protectionist policies are stifling innovation and economic growth. Relaxing restrictions to align with global standards could yield 137,400 jobs. Urgent action is needed to address foreign investment barriers and unlock Canada's economic potential.