In nine developed countries including Canada, immigrants are more than 20 per cent more likely to be self-employed than the native population.
Business investment (excluding residential structures) is down nearly 20 per cent since the third quarter of 2014.
Without adequate access to pipelines—the cheaper and safer mode of transportation—there has been a shift to more crude-by-rail.
Most survey respondents said disputed land claims and protected areas in B.C. deter investment.
This year’s Economic Freedom of North America 2014 (EFNA) report shows that, once again, while we are the United States, our states have bigger differences than climate, seasons and terrain.