Part 1 The Staples Approach posits that the current economy in Canada is dominated by the service sector. Is this a positive or negative thing? 2. Is free trade a good or bad thing? What are your thoughts? 3. Are there any practical solutions you can think of that may help better democratize the current Neo-Liberal economic regime? Part 2 Do you think a bottom up approach can compete with the current top down system? 2. Worker-self management, social control of investment, the overall market: do you have a preference over which can be the most effective? 3. Is it even possible to affect social change by democratizing the economy?