deficits

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      When war clouds followed the Great Depression, the revenue-starved Canadian government began purchasing trucks, planes and tanks and also hired over one... more
deficits
Debt
Bank of Canada
war finance
financial crisis
functional finance
Letter in National Post, August 8, 2018 Re:  Expect job market moderation in the months ahead, internal memo tells Morneau, Andy Blatchford, Aug 1, 2018 Today... more
deficits
Appraising fiscal health Jan 17, 2018   Re: Feds plan to reduce deficit in long term, Morneau says, Jan. 13 A monetarily sovereign government is not like... more
Debt
deficits
fiscal anchors
debt ratio
MMT
monetary sovereignty
Some of the most frank evidence on banking practices was given by Graham F. Towers, Governor of the Central Bank of Canada (from 1934 to 1955), before the... more
banking
central banks
money
fiscal sustainability
balanced budgets
deficits
deficit spending
Modern Monetary Theory
Graham Towers
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
Re:  Editorial: Liberals double down on debt,  Calgary Herald Editorial Board, February 23, 2016 The assertion that federal deficits today necessarily means... more
taxes
deficits
QE
infrastructure
deficit spending
Canadian government policy
Bank of Canada