The obvious strong influence of the environmental lobby on the policy positions of Democrat office-holders poses a huge hurdle for future North American energy integration through initiatives such as cross-border pipelines.
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Media reports often imply that spending on public elementary and secondary schools in Canada is dropping. But is this actually the case?
The level of economic freedom in any given country is the product of fights between two types of politicians.
Mining exploration spending is tightening in Ontario. So where is the province's policy environment faltering?
There’s increasing evidence of a relationship between entrepreneurship and age. Younger people are less risk-averse than older people, and more prone to question the status quo. These characteristics are fundamental to entrepreneurism. So how can government influence entrepreneurship to mitigate these demographic effects?
Despite gloomy post-recession pronouncements from some analysts, slow economic growth is not preordained in Canada.
It’s occasionally assumed that an environmentally sensitive approach is opposite that of a commercial approach—that ecological protection is necessarily at odds with ranching and farming.
In Alberta, to cushion the blow from falling revenues, some claim higher taxes will balance the books. How soon we forget. Alberta tried that in the late 1980s. It didn’t work.