debt burden

8:49AM
Printer-friendly version
Reality check—the dangers of debt accumulation

Canada's total government debt now equals 107 per cent of GDP.


4:00PM
Printer-friendly version

Premier Philippe Couillard recently declared that government finances and the economy are his top priorities, stating that “the goal is clear: consolidation of public finances and economic re-launch.” This is laudable.


2:00AM
Printer-friendly version

A new report on provincial debts and deficits by Moody's, the international credit rating agency, is another piercing reminder of Ontario's serious fiscal challenges.


3:00AM
Printer-friendly version

It has been more than two years since an independent commission submitted its report to the Ontario government on the province’s poor public finances and high government debt.