Canadian Economic Sanctions

Canadian Economic Sanctions (PDF)

This report summarizes the findings of academics, practitioners, students and public servants who studied Canadian economic sanctions. The report is divided into five sections:

  1. Domestic Factors Influencing Canada's Unilateral (Autonomous) Sanction Decisions;
  2. the machinery of government;
  3. lessons learned from other allies;
  4. the future of sanctions as a tool of foreign policy and
  5. elements for an ideal Canadian sanctions database.