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It is time to confront Canada's staple trap

Forbidden to text while driving, you can waste your time checking the fluctuating price of gas at every gas station you see and how at each station it differs from yesterday. All you will learn is that the price shifts...Read more

Demonized industrial policy puts corporate tax cuts to shame

The words “industrial policy” have been virtually banned from polite company, and should certainly never be uttered in the presence of small and impressionable children. Many mainstream economists and conservative think-tanks believe that governments should seek only to create a...Read more