EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
de Ferranti, Basil Ziani
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The expansion of international trade and some thoughts on how this may affect the countries of the Atlantic community. What these countries may be doing to help the process along. First, some remarks on the situation for Canada. The concept of "buy Canadian." Paying for our independence. Three suggestions for Canadian industry. The situation in Europe. A review and analysis of what has been happening in Europe and Britain in terms of international trade. The "sixes and sevens" business. The issue of Imperial Preferences. The European Free Trade Association (E.F.T.A.). The involvement of the United States and the end of their isolationism. What's next?: the groups of six and seven and the United States and Canada helping underdeveloped nations. The future of Canada's prosperity.