Finance

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    I’ve found something good in Justin Trudeau's budget. It gives me a chance to highlight the Liberal priorities and contrast them with what my priorities... more
Lisa Raitt
Budget 2017
Conservative Party of Canada
Conservative Party leadership race
Finance
cdnpoli
What breaks my heart is that the victims are often elderly, as they are attractive targets for the financial predator.  Secondly, the elderly do not have the... more
invest
advisor
Recovery
abuse
financial
Finance
banks
brokers
crime
white collar
broker
dealer
cdnpoli
Canada
The following are findings from a national survey of 1,500 Canadian adults conducted by Abacus Data and commissioned by EY. In the federal election last fall,... more
2016 Federal Budget
Finance
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Conservative Party of Canada
Stephen Harper
cdnpoli
Public Opinion Poll
Abacus Data
Canada
The job of the federal government is to manage total spending in the economy. Too much consumption will result in inflation so government must raise taxes to... more
unemployment
elites
Bank of Canada
functional finance
deficit spending
Finance
economics
rich
wealthy
While Increased taxes on the rich is indeed important for eliminating inequality, the government of Canada owns a central bank and can strengthen the nation’s... more
taxes
Social services
Extraordinary Financing Framework
fiat currency
Jim Stanford
fiscal capacity
Re: The federal government's short-lived fiscal anchor, Feb. 26 Unlike households, businesses or provinces, the federal government is a currency issuer, owns a... more
deficit spending
debt-to-GDP ratio
fiscal anchor
gold standard
full employment
currency issuer
real resources
economics
Finance
gold standard
deficits
Canadian government policy
A long time ago, while working at Ontario Hydro, first as an expeditor and then a buyer in their Nuclear Generation Division, I experienced a rare glimpse into... more
nuclear power
Sustainability
people power
solar energy
storage
microgrid
future