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Federal government making up fiscal rules on the fly

The federal debt-to-GDP ratio increased from 30.8 per cent to 31.0 per cent.


11:00AM
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Media fuels Morneau’s state of denial

The economy grew at 0.9 per cent in the second quarter, not 3.7 per cent.


10:13AM
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Paying companies to stay—bad idea

The Legault government in Quebec tabled its first budget last week.


9:44AM
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Government policies have made Canada less-attractive to investment in energy industry

The Trump administration has rescinded or scaled back several Obama-era regulations.


11:16AM
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What happens when Canada ignores incentives and competitiveness

Investment in plant, machinery and equipment by private businesses has declined 18.2 per cent.


10:41AM
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Labour participation and job creation rates tell untold tale of Canadian economy

Canada’s employment rate has steadily declined since December 2017—from 62.0 per cent to 61.5 per cent.


10:18AM
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Trudeau government’s economic update does little to improve Canadian competitiveness

The Trump administration has lowered business tax rates and introduced accelerated depreciation.