Businesses in Canada went from investing approximately 79 cents per worker (for every dollar invested in the U.S.) in 2014 to only 55 cents in 2021.
Total business investment declined by 0.2 per cent per year between 2016 and 2019.
The only truly pro-business policies foster competitive markets and produce a more level playing field.
Foreign direct investment in Canada has dropped 56 per cent since 2013.
Vancouver, along with dozens of other cities, is trying to attract Amazon’s second North American headquarters.