Canadian economy

Columnists
Aug 31, 2012

Another look at oil prices and the loonie

The dollar rising with the oil price is merely a confirmation that most financial traders think the same way -- not confirmation that Canada's "fundamentals" have been enhanced by higher oil prices.
Blog
Aug 24, 2012

Dead money and corporate cash hoarding

Toby Sanger
Kudos to Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney for raising the profile of the over $500 billion Canadian corporations are holding in excess cash surpluses and not investing in the economy.
Blog
Aug 17, 2012
Photo: Carissa Rogers/Flickr

Canada's economic problem is not high wages

Andrew Jackson
The view that wages are "too high" boils down to saying that workers have no right to share in rising national income, all of which should go to profits and senior managers.
Podcast
Aug 13, 2012

Toronto considers public banking

Redeye
Toronto city councilor Krysten Wong-Tam has proposed the idea of a government-run public bank as a solution to the budgetary problems facing the city.

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