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Jack Mintz: With a debt and deficit hole this deep, Canadian politicians had better stop digging

As fall approaches, all levels of government will begin preparing their budgets. Expect the usual grandstanding by special interest groups seeking new spending and tax cuts. 856 more words

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21 September 2016: Blunt

Policy measures of central banks are getting blunt. It is up to governments to take their responsibility for economic policy.

What is even worse than the music of James Blunt? 434 more words

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What’s Wrong with Keynesian Economic Theory?

Steven Kates presents his new book What’s Wrong with Keynesian Economic Theory?
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Matthew Lau: Harper used to stand for economic freedom just like Maxime Bernier...until he got elected

Maxime Bernier’s bid to lead the federal Conservative party is, from all appearances, a quest to tear down Big Government. He promised to end corporate subsidies. 613 more words

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Seven Bad Ideas by Jeff Madrick

Comprehensive. Explains 7 of the biggest ideas underlying the dominant economic model of the world, then demolishes them. One by one, each is shown to be based on false assumptions and a complete lack of evidence. 110 more words

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Obama's Trickle-Up Economics

September 17, 2016

by Dr. Paul Krugman

Only serious nerds like me eagerly await the annual Census Bureau reports on income, poverty and health insurance. But the… 821 more words