North Carolina Journal of International Law

"Connecting North Carolina to the World of International Law"


The U.S. Trade War with Bombardier

By: Joshua Bransford             Unbeknownst to many, the United States and Canada have recently been involved in a trade war.[1] The two behemoth corporations, Boeing and Bombardier, have recently been facing off due to issues involving trade tariffs.[2] “Boeing has accused Bombardier of accepting billions in unfair Canadian subsidies that allowed the company to undercut…

Consequences for Renegotiation of Chapter 19 of NAFTA

By: Emma Nunn             On August 16, 2017, Canada, Mexico, and the United States began renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (“NAFTA”), a twenty-three year old trade deal.[1] The “daunting challenge”[2] that the NAFTA renegotiations present has been a cause for discourse and discord in the three nations. While all sides agree that NAFTA…