Canadian economics

Jan 6, 2014

The Staple Theory at 50: Index of contributions

Jim Stanford
Here for ease of access is a consolidated listing of the contributions to the special series of commentaries marking the 50th anniversary of the publication of Mel Watkins' classic 1963 article.
Dec 16, 2013
Photo: flickr/Ken Lund

Big banks continue gambling with our financial security

Nick Fillmore
The next major threat to financial systems is likely to come from reckless investors gambling with derivatives -- the same betting vehicles that contributed to the 2008 financial collapse.
Oct 16, 2012

Failing grades: The Canadian resource economy -- Part 1

Christopher Majka
The first principal of effective resource economies is to not squander your wealth. Blowing the wad blows your financial prospectus and robs from future generations. Canada's record? "Lamentable."


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