EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto.
Globalization as one of the most debated, most discussed and most thought-about subjects currently in existence. Some personal history and reminiscences. An early commitment to free trade. The speaker's experiences in Australia. Back in Canada and Barrick. Barrick today. Some achievements. Barrick as an example of globalization. Arguments for globalization with reference to poverty. An illustrative example from France. Some concluding remarks about globalization as one of the most wonderful things that happened to mankind.