Canada ranks 6th highest among 35 high-income for the share of the economy represented by government spending.
October 26, 2020 3:49PM
October 6, 2020 12:30PM
Running upwards of a $400 billion deficit for the duration of the pandemic is fiscally irresponsible.
September 22, 2020 9:18AM
Borrowing costs could increase without interest rates changing if lenders believe Canada is becoming a bigger credit risk.
September 17, 2020 4:43PM
The federal budget deficit in 2020-21 is an esitmated $343.2 billion.
August 19, 2020 3:44PM
The federal budget deficit in 2020-21 will be the largest in Canadian history.
August 19, 2020 10:35AM
More than $185 billion in net investment left the country from 2014 to 2019.
August 5, 2020 3:22PM
The federal budget deficit has skyrocketed to 15.9 per cent of Canada's economy.
August 5, 2020 9:36AM
Government decisions can also result in inefficiencies or mistakes.
July 27, 2020 9:49PM
Trudeau government—and provincial governments across Canada—can learn from past fiscal consolidations
The Trudeau government’s recent fiscal update forecasted a $343 billion deficit this year.
July 23, 2020 11:57AM
The government increased income taxes for more than 80 per cent of middle-income families.