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Canada in the Pacific Century

Amitav Acharya, Canada in the Pacific Century, Organized by the Canadian Council of Chief Executives, September 24-25, 2012, Ottawa.

Session Topic: "While Canada seeks a closer economic partnership with Asia’s emerging markets, there is talk in some international circles about “containing China”. A new world order is emerging, setting the stage for possible geopolitical rivalry between Washington and Beijing. What challenges does this pose for Canadian foreign policy? How does Canada balance its security and economic interests?