North America Events

The Future of the Transatlantic Relationship

January 14, 2003 // 11:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
with Ambassador Antonio Puri Purini, Diplomatic Advisor to the President of Italy

NAFTA at 10: Progress, Potential, and Precedents

December 09, 2002 // 7:00am4:30pm
Program on America and the Global Economy
Marking the 10th anniversary of NAFTA, the Wilson Center convened a two-day conference to assess the impact of NAFTA, the lessons the agreement may hold for deepening North American ties and future trade agreements, and the international effort to “get globalization right.”

CANCELLED---Intangible Assets: A Policy Forum on Owning and Counting Intangible Assets in the Post-Enron Era

December 04, 2002 // 11:00pm
Program on America and the Global Economy

The End of Canada?

November 21, 2002 // 8:30am10:00am
Canada Institute
Mel Hurtig spoke about the perceived erosion of Canada given increasing economic, cultural, and military integration resulting from post-9/11 security measures at the Canada-U.S. border. He stated that while it might be too late to save Canada, he had considerable faith in the ability of the Canadian public to retain their vision of government as a provider and a protector of the public good.

Sharon Harley, Sister Circle: Black Women and Work

November 13, 2002 // 11:00pm
United States Studies

The Honourable Bill Graham: Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada

November 08, 2002 // 10:30am12:00pm
Canada Institute
EnviReform and the Munk Centre for International Studies at the University of Toronto hosted the third annual EnviReform conference, which analyzes the social and environmental impacts of existing trade liberalization and explores new strategies for regulation and risk assessment, environmental information, standard-setting, among other topics.

Implications of the Elections in Yugoslavia for U.S. Interests in the Balkans

November 07, 2002 // 11:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
John Hulsman, Damjan de Krnjevic-Miskovic, and Philip W. Lyon

The State of the Canada-United States Relationship

October 31, 2002 // 1:00am4:00pm
Canada Institute
The Canada Institute hosted a conference addressing the state of the Canada-U.S. relationship, which focused on the topics of security and border issues, business and economic relations, and cultural issues.

The U.S. Army War College: Military Education in a Democracy

October 24, 2002 // 12:00am
United States Studies

The Politics of the "Canadian Way": Branding the Canadian Identity

October 17, 2002 // 9:00am11:30am
Canada Institute
Professor Richard Nimijean of Carleton University explored how the federal government in Canada uses the Canadian identity politically and the possible existence of a gap between this vision of "The Canadian Way" and the reality of Canadian society.

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