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Institute for International Business

The Institute for International Business examines the competitiveness of the Canadian economy in a changing global environment.

The Institute gathers the research and teaching expertise of Rotman School faculty, and disseminates their findings to Canadians and abroad. By establishing close relationships with policy advisers in government and business, the Institute ensures a two-way flow of ideas and research.

Partners and Rivals


Canada’s fear of foreign competition is leaving a high cost for consumers

By Professors Walid Hejazi and Dan Trefler for the Globe and Mail

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Graphic showing per shipment costs for exporting countries against their per capita GDP.


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Global income inequality among OECD countries is the highest it has been for the past half century.

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Canada China Business Survey 2018/2019

By Sarah Kautulakos, Dr. Walid Hejazi and Daniela Stratulativ

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Academy of International Business Conference

Friday, May 3, 2019

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