Greater use of happy words lined up with greater reported well-being.
The returns of the CPP's investment arm in no way influence the CPP retirement benefits received by Canadian workers.
The rate of return under the current CPP system is 2.1 per cent for Canadians born after 1971.
Report mostly an anti-development manifesto that says little about the health or breadth of Canadian parks and protected areas.
The EU has seen growth of bureaucratic and administrative apparatus and a regulatory environment not always economic-growth enhancing.
If new housing supply can adequately respond to spillovers in demand, there’s no reason for bidding wars in middle-class neighbourhoods.
Already, Montreal taxpayers see 13 per cent of their city’s operating budget go to fund pensions.
In 2014, savings in non-pension assets totalled $9.5 trillion, dwarfing the $3.3 trillion assets in the formal pension system.
The Bank of Canada and other central banks around the world have artificially lowered interest rates, making investment and risk-taking much cheaper.
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