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Why ‘Softwood V’ could become Canada’s toughest trade fight: Globe and Mail Op-Ed
April 25, 2017
It haunts us still. Softwood lumber is back, the defining Canada-U.S. trade dispute of the ages. The preliminary duties announced Tuesday are designed to affect billions of dollars of Canadian...
Colin Busby - Who is to Blame for Insufficient Vaccination Coverage among Canadian Children?
April 24, 2017
From: Colin Busby To: Provincial and Federal Ministries of Health and Public Health Agencies Date: April 24, 2017 Re: Who is to Blame for Insufficient Vaccination Coverage among Canadian Children? In...
Anindya Sen - Cannabis Act Good First Step
April 20, 2017
From: Anindya Sen To: Bill Blair, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice Date: April 20, 2017 Re: Cannabis Act Good First Step So far so good. In earlier research, I set out broad...
April 19, 2017
Ben Dachis from the C.D. Howe Institute and Jean-Francois Perrault from Scotiabank discuss the merits of housing polices such as a vacant homes tax and a foreign home buyers tax to cool markets such...
April 19, 2017
Ben Dachis, Associate Director of Research at the C.D. Howe Institute, joins BNN for reaction on the government's meeting on housing policy.
Peter Hicks - The Federal and Ontario Approaches to Fighting Poverty: Too Much Emphasis on Income?
April 19, 2017
From: Peter Hicks To: The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Government of Canada The Honourable Dr. Helena Jaczek, Minister of Community and Social...

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