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Hudak seeks to unlock the power of Ontario pension funds

J.C. BOURQUE, The Globe and Mail: Governments across the world are faced with a terrible tradeoff between austerity and public services. Stimulus programs have run their course but tepid growth has outlasted the ability of sovereign and sub-sovereign balance sheets to continue deficit spending. This is particularly

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Ontario Liberals must not abandon infrastructure

J.C. BOURQUE, The Globe and Mail – In the upcoming provincial budget, Finance Minister Dwight Duncan will apparently delay billion of dollars in infrastructure spending. He contends this will save “hundreds of millions of dollars of interest cost.” This makes little sense from either a public policy

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Aid for Aides

JOHN LORINC, The Walrus Magazine, September 2011 – A Carleton program will certify political aides, the fall guys behind our elected officials Read full article »

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