Only surprises have real effects, Friedman argued, but their effects last only until people realize what’s going on.
Other regions created new jobs on net, but those were almost entirely offset by other regions shedding jobs.
Job-creation in London, Greater Sudbury and Thunder Bay was negative.
Ontario’s net debt will rise to a projected $336 billion.
The Atlantic provinces comprise four of the five lowest ranked Canadian and U.S. jurisdictions.
The effect of the sharply rising minimum wage has been sharply rising joblessness among Seattle’s low-wage workers.
Population is not growing, employment is shrinking, and new investment spending has shrunk.
Province’s unemployment rate has hit nine per cent.