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“I believe that a relatively free economy is a necessary condition for a democratic society. But I also believe that… a democratic society, once established, destroys a free economy.” 6 more words

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DO NOT trust the Fraser Institute

For quite a while now, the Fraser Institute’s goal has been to undermine the public sector whilst propping up only free-market solutions.

The latest “report” from these right-wing railbirds attempts to argue that public-sector employees live the lavist life compared to their private sector counterparts. 96 more words

Alberta

Un índice de los índices

Nos desilusionamos cuando Guatemala ocupa uno de los últimos puestos en un ranking mundial, y nos alegramos cuando sale bien evaluada. ¿Qué tan acertados son los dictámenes de estas populares mediciones? 677 more words

Libertad

B.C. public sector employees earn more than private sector counterparts: study

WATCH: When it comes to money in your pocket – it’s no secret those in the public sector often earn more and have better benefits than those in the private. 462 more words

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National Post editorial board: A winning proposal for tax reform

Ahead of the 2006 election, the federal Conservatives announced that, if elected, they would implement or expand a variety of tax credits. Among the proposals the Tories made in that campaign: An Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit, worth up to $2,000 for a business that took on an apprentice; a child fitness tax credit of up to $500 per child enrolled in sports or fitness programs; and a $500 tax credit for post-secondary students to defer the costs of textbooks. 445 more words

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National Post View: A winning proposal for tax reform

Ahead of the 2006 election, the federal Conservatives announced that, if elected, they would implement or expand a variety of tax credits. Among the proposals the Tories made in that campaign: An Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit, worth up to $2,000 for a business that took on an apprentice; a child fitness tax credit of up to $500 per child enrolled in sports or fitness programs; and a $500 tax credit for post-secondary students to defer the costs of textbooks. 445 more words

Politics

FNF Europe Publication: The European Union – Catalyst for Economic Freedom?

Each year, the Economic Freedom of the World Report measures the degree to which the policies and institutions of countries are supportive of economic freedom. 204 more words

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