What Australia can teach Canada about Chinese investment deals

Thanks to their get-out-of-court-free cards, Chinese and Hong Kong firms took issue with Australian environmental regulations and anti-tobacco policies.

Luke Eric Peterson
Published: Wednesday, 02/15/2012 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 04/30/2014 12:00 pm EDT

Once every generation, a truly significant economic treaty comes along. In the early 1990s, it was NAFTA. In 2012, it is Canada's investment pact with China.

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