News Manufacturing General Technology
July 9, 2019  

AI, robotics, automation unlikely to lead to mass job losses: Fraser Institute

Essay series contends new jobs will emerge as businesses and workers adapt.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 16, 2018  

The most irrational, damaging or downright dumb beliefs of 2017

A look back at 2017 shows far too many instances in Canada where we got it all wrong.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 20, 2017  

Ontario must pull the plug on painful electricity-related policies

Rates for industry are among highest in North America, thanks to a series of bad policy decisions.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
November 15, 2017  

Don’t be fooled, Canada’s economy is in decline

Private and international investors have lost confidence; not a competitive place to do business.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 10, 2016  

Liberals have an opportunity to simplify Canada’s tax system

Eliminating a large number of ineffective tax expenditures could reduce personal income tax rates.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
February 20, 2016  

Several reasons to oppose CPP expansion

“An expanded CPP could produce a marked increase in the average Canadian family’s total tax bill…”

June 30, 2015  

Canada’s pipeline debate needs reality check

Focus on worst-case scenarios loses sight of what’s vastly more likely to happen.

Insight Government Manufacturing General Operations
March 16, 2015  

Prepare a cyber defence

Manufacturers need to be aware of the threat to their businesses and place cyber security high on the action list.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
January 22, 2015  

Alberta tried economic diversification – and failed

Growth and public benefits are driven by low tax rates, a flexible labour market and attracting investment.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 5, 2014  

More deficit spending not the answer for Ottawa

Research casts doubt government stimulus boosting economic activity.