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News Government General
December 16, 2019  

Liberals’ fiscal update shows billions more in deficits but steady economy

Finance Department said the deeper deficit is largely driven by changes to how employee pensions and benefits are calculated.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 8, 2019  

Budget deficits can increase social inequality

Burden falls on the whole population, and low-income Canadians can least afford to contribute.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 19, 2019  

Liberal budget to applaud Canada’s economy, but who deserves credit?

Over the last few years, the Liberals have spent billions more than they promised in their 2015 election platform.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 19, 2019  

Trudeau’s deficits: Short-term gain, long-term pain

Saddles future generations with the risk and the fallout.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 22, 2017  

Slimmer deficits in federal budget, ‘big bets’ on high growth sectors

Boosting revenues via new tax measures and higher premiums on EI program.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 7, 2017  

Happy 150th Canada: Net debt to hit $727.5B this year

Fraser Institute report warns a period of chronic deficits and ballooning debt looms.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 1, 2016  

Canada joins global anti-austerity club

Trudeau touts new stance at international meetings.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 9, 2015  

No end in sight for deteriorating federal fiscal position

Budget deficits are once again becoming routine in Ottawa

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 18, 2015  

Ontario’s huge deficits beat disadvantaged Rust Belt

Study says states have significantly less debt, despite same external challenges.

News Business Operations Production
June 30, 2011  

Time for Canada to lose some weight

Government revenues have not returned to pre-recession levels and spending has grown to such an extent that a substantial portion of core program funding is debt financed.