Canada-China Economic Forum VI: The prospects for the US-China Phase One Trade Deal and its impact on Canada

This event is co-organized by Optical Valley Institute for Free Trade and SFU Jack Austin Center for Asia Pacific Business Studies.



The US and China signed the Phase One trade deal on January 15, 2020. How has the agreement been implemented? What is the impact of the trade deal on the US, China, and other countries such as Canada? What are the prospects for future trade agreements between the US and China and between Canada and China? The Optimal Valley Institute for Free Trade and SFU’s Jack Austin Center for Asia Pacific Business Studies are organizing the Sixth China-North America Economic Forum to discuss these and related issues.

The forum will feature four distinguished speakers from Canada, China, and the US.

Event Program:

Part 1 – Presentation – 60 minutes

Carlo Dade – Director of the Trade & Investment Centre, Canada West Foundation

David Dollar – Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Martin Chorzempa – Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics

Runjuan Liu – Professor of Business Economics, University of Alberta

Maiojie Yu – Boya Professor of Economics, Peking University

The event is finished.


Aug 26 2021


8:00 pm - 11:00 pm