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Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 29, 2019  

Federal spending dangerously near record Canadian levels

Increasing the size and role of government comes with larger deficits, mounting debt and/or tax increases.

Insight Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
January 23, 2019  

Oil and gas is the backbone of the Canadian economy

It has contributed some $117 billion to Canada’s GDP last year.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2019  

Tough economic times are coming

SYSPRO webinar covers how smart manufacturers will weather the coming storm.

Insight Manufacturing General
January 16, 2019  

Despite government subsidies, Canadian innovation wanes

Burdensome regulation, limited competition and unfavourable taxes hold companies back.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General Technology
December 19, 2018  

Investing in technology

You need a business strategy

Insight Government Economy General
December 6, 2018  

Interprovincial trade barriers are a national embarrassment

They cost the Canadian economy up to $130 billion a year, but we can change that.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
November 28, 2018  

As capital flees, Ottawa continues to push unattractive policies

The money will flow to jurisdictions with more attractive policies.

Insight Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
November 28, 2018  

GM closures: Oshawa needs more than ‘thoughts and prayers’

The human cost of job loss is enormous, potentially leading to depression, failing marriages or health, even suicide.

Insight Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 27, 2018  

Canada’s sad march to energy industry oblivion

Encana has now become Americanized, driven south by disastrous Liberal policies.

Insight Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 13, 2018  

Canada’s climate policy mess is hardly cost-effective

Ottawa is simply layering a carbon tax on top of a pre-existing and very inefficient mix of regulations.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
November 1, 2018  

Trudeau’s wrong-headed approach to climate change

Trying to solve a problem with the wrong solution will inevitably lead to failure.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy
October 30, 2018  

Canadian competitiveness lags because of US tax reform

635,000 jobs, $85 billion in GDP and $20 billion in government revenue could be at risk.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 23, 2018  

Setting global benchmarks in advanced manufacturing

Canadian industry needs to step up its game when it comes to research and innovation.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 17, 2018  

Fix Ontario’s disastrous power strategy

Government put green agenda ahead of Ontarians by subsidizing wind and solar power.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 16, 2018  

New trade deal increases American sway over Canada

The USMCA first promotes the economic and trade interests of the US within North America.