Carefully thinking out regulation is a lot easier to do after the fact.
The Quebec government has been playing tough with Uber and imposing severe restrictions on it.
Quebec produces 72 per cent of the world’s maple syrup output, much more than Saudi Arabia’s 13 per cent share of world oil production.
Restricting Greater Toronto’s housing supply has consequences beyond the initial impacts on housing affordability.
The EU has seen growth of bureaucratic and administrative apparatus and a regulatory environment not always economic-growth enhancing.
Local land-use regulations inhibit the building of new homes, contributing to price increases.