When an economy is going full steam, nothing justifies more stimulus with public funds. Rather, it is the time to strengthen reserves to face the inevitable slowdown.
Contrary to what Prime Minister Trudeau says repeatedly, the USMCA is not a win-win agreement. We saved the furniture, nothing more.
The fact is, Trump’s presidency is in flames. He is a personal disgrace to his office and the probe of Special Counsel Robert Mueller is moving closer and closer to the White House.
If the US can bully an erstwhile ally such as Canada, then surely it won’t think twice about employing strong arm tactics when it comes to South Africa.
[I]t seems clear that Trump’s “divide and conquer” strategy has prevailed and that Mexico has effectively dropped Canada in order to conclude a separate agreement with the United States.