National politicians aren’t as well placed to make local decisions as local politicians.
Canada ranked 30th of 38 industrial countries for its average rate of economic growth from 2015 to 2019.
The Chretien Liberals gutted business subsidies and focused much more on getting the fundamentals right.
The risks of a recession this year or next are real.
The plan doesn’t account for job losses, lower wages and reduced investment when calculating the impacts of the carbon tax on Canadian households.
The Canadian Pacific Railroad is the most famous case of federal involvement in infrastructure projects.
Business investment (excluding residential structures) is down nearly 20 per cent since the third quarter of 2014.
Four provinces have increased their general corporate tax rates over the last three years, including B.C. and Alberta.