Buy American Policy: Economic Imperative or Popular Opinion?

Posted on October 1, 2009


In today’s PI Window on Business Show I had a brief interview with Canada’s Trade Minister Stockwell Day that simplified a complex issue . . .

The Honourable Stockwell Day

The Honourable Stockwell Day

Underneath the complexities of the Buy American debate is a simple question . . . now that Canada has closed the Congressional loophole that justified locking Canadian business out of the US market, will the US Congress yield to popular opinion and continue to keep its economic borders closed to its northern neighbor?

Use the following Link to access the 8 Minute Excerpt, or listen to the entire 90-Minute Special featuring an international guest panel including UK-based Tim Cummins from IACCM through the On-Demand Player below: