Peter Warrian is a distinguished research fellow, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto. He is Canada’s leading academic expert on the steel industry. His current research is on knowledge networks, supply chains, and engineering labor markets. He was formerly research director of the United Steelworkers of America and assistant deputy minister of finance and chief economist of the Province of Ontario. He is a graduate of the University of Waterloo and the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.