ontario's finances

10:27AM
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Ontario’s economy—slow growth and weak business investment

Real per-person economic growth was 9.1 per cent in Ontario compared to 26.1 per cent in the rest of Canada.


2:10PM
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Ford government pursuing McGuinty-style deficit-reduction strategy

According to government forecasts, Ontario’s debt will climb to $502 billion in 2023/24.


10:20AM
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Ontario among region’s poorest jurisdictions

Michigan’s per capita GDP was $3,911 higher than Ontario's.


4:23PM
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Ford government’s budget update overly optimistic and likely ineffective

Ontario announced no measures to tackle the underlying problems in the province’s electricity market that cause higher prices.


10:57AM
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Ford government should exercise prudence in these volatile times

Ontario's net debt is set to hit $354 billion this year.


11:22AM
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Ontario should learn from Michigan reforms
Michigan reduced and simplified its corporate tax system.