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World economy might be better off with higher interest rates, ex-Bank of Canada boss says

OTTAWA — Former Bank of Canada governor David Dodge says the world economy might be better off if policy-makers bumped interest rates a little bit higher. 292 more words

Economy

Worry about supply — not demand — in Canada's overheated property market, says former BoC governor David Dodge

In 2006, in the middle of one the hottest years on record for Canadian housing, then Bank of Canada Governor David Dodge sent a testy letter to his counterpart at the country’s mortgage insurer warning about lax standards fueling demand for homes. 854 more words

SP6

In Search of David Dodge

In August of 2010 I received an email from Jean Buchanan, a writer from England who had been commissioned to dramatize the novel “To Catch A Thief” for BBC Radio and to make an accompanying BBC Radio Arts feature about the writing of the book. 1,763 more words

Misc.

Alberta agency's first job is to launch three energy-efficiency programs

As soon as Energy Efficiency Alberta officially become the agency in charge of supporting the province’s climate leadership plan on Thursday, it received its first marching orders. 486 more words

Local News

Manitoba scraps plan to hire David Dodge to review balanced-budget law

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is cancelling a plan to have former Bank of Canada governor David Dodge review the province’s balanced-budget law.

The move is the latest in a series of Tory reviews or cancellations of pre-election promises made by the previous NDP government which Pallister has labelled expensive and desperate. 412 more words

Canada

TO CATCH A THIEF (1955): "I bet you told her all your trees were Sequoias."

TO CATCH A THIEF (1955) – Paramount – ★★★★

Color – 106 minutes – 1.85:1 aspect ratio

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Principal cast:  Cary Grant  1,759 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

Warning: Minecraft Can Turn Your Kid Into a Coder | David Dodge

“Mom, I don’t want to eat right now; a Wither killed my character and I have to rebuild everything!” Does this sound familiar? Don’t worry – you’re not alone! 85 more words