With a projected $4.3 billion deficit this year and relentlessly mounting debt, the Wynne government needs to better control spending to repair the damage to Ontario’s finances.
February 7, 2017 4:48PM
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January 17, 2017 3:16PM
The coal phase-out had no apparent effect on nitrogen oxide levels.
January 17, 2017 1:00AM
December 16, 2016 12:52PM
In Canada, total government spending—more than 40 per cent of GDP—is much higher than empirical evidence shows to be optimal.
October 19, 2016 3:10AM
One of the justifications for the rising rates is to promote environmental responsibility and water conservation.
April 7, 2016 3:00AM
Narrative about Canada’s post-recession economic superiority overlooks provincial laggards east of Manitoba
From 2010 to 2014, Canada’s resource-intensive provinces' per person GDP growth more than doubled growth in non-resource intensive provinces.
January 6, 2016 10:48AM
Ontario’s net debt has approximately doubled over the last decade and now stands at roughly $300 billion—or $21,000 per Ontarian.
October 26, 2015 4:00AM
Ontario cities like Brampton and Milton rank better than most of their peers in terms of regulation—and share some of Canada’s largest jumps in population.
October 21, 2015 4:00AM
Ontario’s unemployment rate has been above the national average every year since 2007.