Knowledge Synthesis Grant - SSHRC & ESRC International Research Call on Canada-UK Trade Relations - March 2018

Thu. Feb. 1, 2018

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) in the United Kingdom have launched an international competition to assess the state of research knowledge on Canada-UK trade relationships.  For more information on the call please visit: Understanding the future of Canada-UK trade relationships, and/or contact:

Deadline: March 28, 2018

Applicants: Applications must include two applicants (principal investigators), with one of these based in Canada and one in the UK. In your application, identify one of these individuals as the project coordinator.


  • UK-Canada trade relationships in the context of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement and Brexit
  • Governance
  • Prosperity and sustainability: Inclusion, labour and environment
  • Trade barriers: From tariffs and regulatory barriers to non-tariff barriers
  • Technological and digital transformations, cross-border trade in services, and geography