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News Manufacturing Economy General
May 1, 2020  

C.D. Howe’s Business Cycle Council says we’re in a recession

Economy peaked in February before the steps taken to slow the spread of the coronavirus brought it to a standstill.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
February 1, 2018  

Pipelines, not carbon taxes, bigger factor in energy competitivess: report

Overhaul of environmental and regulatory review process for major energy projects will make-or-break plan for the future.

Insight Manufacturing General Technology
October 24, 2017  

Manufacturers, it’s time to join the digital revolution

Competitive issues and uncertainty point to smart tech and the future.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 28, 2017  

C.D. Howe urges Liberals to sell assets to private sector

Report says selling revenue generating government assets could generate up to $100 billion.

News Manufacturing General Technology
March 16, 2017  

Automation poses no doomsday scenario for jobs in Canada

C.D. Howe Institute report finds some industries occupations will be disrupted more than others.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 2, 2017  

Ottawa’s merger review must focus on innovation and efficiency

C.D. Howe Institute report says current process needs streamlining, it’s too long and costly.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General Technology
July 19, 2016  

Governments need a blueprint for green tech strategies

C.D. Howe report offers three recommendations to drive their goals.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
June 16, 2016  

No need to index pensions as retiree spending drops off after 70

C.D. Howe study says lowering contributions for company plans puts more money in the pockets of families.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 10, 2016  

Report recommends next steps immigration policy

C.D. Howe Institute cites unintended consequences of recent changes.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 9, 2016  

Be prepared for next financial crisis, warns C.D. Howe

Bank of Canada should establish new permanent liquidity pools to be instantly available.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
February 2, 2016  

Boost workers’ skills, tweak EI to help workforce: report

C.D. Howe calls for national framework on EI eligibility and benefits.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 2, 2016  

Boost workers’ skills, tweak EI to help workforce: report

C.D. Howe Institute must focus on creating a more highly skilled workforce to increase productivity.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 13, 2016  

C.D. Howe urges Liberals to toss ‘infrastructure bank’

Institute argues two promises that would help cities finance projects would end up costing taxpayers

News Economy General
December 3, 2015  

Taxing the rich will leave government coffers poorer

C.D. Howe study estimates the Liberal election pledge will leave a $4 billion hole

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 19, 2015  

Reform taxes to build income pie: Study

C.D. Howe offers four recommendations to build the income base as boomers retire and labour force growth slows.