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Statement of the AEA Executive Committee
October 20, 2017

To: Members of the American Economic Association
From: Peter L. Rousseau, Secretary-Treasurer
Subject: Statement of the AEA Executive Committee… 296 more words

Economic Theory And Policy

National Post View: Let Morneau be the test of the Liberals' principles

It would have been inconceivable not long ago to contemplate Finance Minister Bill Morneau — a smart, accomplished and evidently decent man — being laid quite this low in so short a time. 815 more words

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Jack Mintz: Bill Morneau’s ‘fixes’ are worse for business — and Canada's tax system

Small-business taxation is getting messier and messier, with the federal government unveiling its Great Leap Backwards from controversial July 18th tax-reform proposals that would have heaped new taxes on owners of private corporations and small businesses. 775 more words

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Business Day, Wednesday 18 October 2017

President Jacob Zuma’s surprise cabinet reshuffle signals he is pressing on with the nuclear deal…

The Demise of Dollar Diplomacy

October 17, 2017

The Demise of Dollar Diplomacy

by Barry Eichengreen*

http://www.project-syndicate.org

Pundits have been saying last rites for the dollar’s global dominance since the 1960s – that is, for more than half a century now. 1,319 more words

Governance

John Robson: Memo to Morneau, re: A tax plan to get you out of the hot mess you're in

Memo to: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister William F. Morneau
From: Your old pal Robson, the cranky columnist
Re: Taxes

Lower them! 822 more words

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“Confronting Inequality”: A report on IFAA Conference

By Michael Nassen Smith, Deputy Director of the Institute for African Alternatives (IFAA) publisher of New Agenda: South African Journal of Social and Economic Policy… 1,644 more words

Social And Political Issues