Canada: A leader in the Americas?

February 1, 2014

On February 19, U.S. president Barack Obama, Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto, and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper will meet in Toluca, Mexico for the 2014 North American Leaders Summit. And though the agenda for the summit has not been released, recent talks between Obama and Peña Nieto suggest a desire to focus less on security concerns, which have traditionally played a key role in trilateral talks, focusing instead on economic competitiveness, entrepreneurship, trade and investment.

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Topics: MEGA-REGIONAL AGREEMENT REGIONAL INTEGRATION

Regions: CANADA MEXICO UNITED STATES EUROPEAN UNION (EU)

Authors: CARLO DADE CARL MEACHAM

Publishing Institution: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

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