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Jul 23, 2014, 10:00 ET

Slaying Deficits: Timing is Key for Ontario and Ottawa: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Ontario should not delay fiscal consolidation, while Ottawa should take a more gradual approach than planned,...

Jul 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

Business Investment Hits Unprecedented Lows in Quebec and Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, July 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's performance in business investment per worker relative to its peers is sliding, led by dismal...

Jul 10, 2014, 14:44 ET

C.D. Howe Institute Monetary Policy Council Urges Bank of Canada to Hold Overnight Rate at 1.00 Percent for Next Six Months; Looks for 1.75 Percent by July 2015

TORONTO, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada keep its target...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Pension Woes Point to Target-Benefit Option: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, July 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian governments need to move beyond defined-benefit (DB) versus defined-contribution (DC) pension model...

Jun 25, 2014, 10:08 ET

Provinces Must Reverse Falling Private-Sector Investment: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian provinces have parted ways when it comes to their share of public- versus private-sector investment,...

Jun 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Falling PISA Grades Should Worry Provincial Educators: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian provinces should be concerned about slipping high-school students' scores – in reading, science and...

Jan 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

How to Lower the High Cost of Flying - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's airports and airlines are hobbled by federal government policies that send travelers' costs soaring,...

Jan 16, 2014, 14:00 ET

C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council Urges Bank of Canada to Hold Overnight Rate at 1.00 Percent

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada keep its target...

Jan 15, 2014, 10:00 ET

Report Shows Cities with Best and Worst Fiscal Accountability - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Opaque budgeting methods and financial reports in Canada's major cities baffle councilors and taxpayers, according...

Jan 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Service Exports Help Drive Growth in Well-paying Jobs - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - While manufacturing has been struggling to recoup job losses, Canada's tradable services sectors have been...

Dec 19, 2013, 10:00 ET

Investors from US, Mexico to Benefit from Canada-EU Trade Deal - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Investors from US and Mexico and other third-party countries will benefit from the Canada-EU trade deal when it...

Dec 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

How to Choose New Drugs and Medical Advances Wisely - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - In budget-constrained times, adopting new drugs or medical technology is a high-stakes challenge that requires a...

Dec 11, 2013, 10:00 ET

Low Investment Returns Expected to Squeeze Retirees, Pension Plans - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Low investment returns loom in the decades ahead, spelling bad news for retirement savers and pension plan...

Nov 28, 2013, 14:00 ET

C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council Urges Bank of Canada to Hold Overnight Rate at 1.00 Percent

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada keep its target...

Nov 27, 2013, 10:00 ET

Making Canada's Foreign Aid Work: Lessons from the Bangladesh Tragedy

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's foreign aid could be more effective, were strategies in place that addressed the problem of weak...

Nov 19, 2013, 10:00 ET

Time to Focus on Patient Use of "Outside" Doctors for Primary Care - C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Ontario healthcare reforms have made headway in improving access to primary care by implementing the "capitation"...

Nov 13, 2013, 10:00 ET

Who Benefits Most from Billions in Postsecondary Tax Credits? Not Low-Income Families -- C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Postsecondary tax credits cost the federal and provincial governments billions of dollars each year, but are not...

Nov 06, 2013, 10:00 ET

Canada Lagging Peers in 2013 Business Investment Growth: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - After several years of relatively robust performance, Canada is lagging its peers in business investment growth,...

Oct 30, 2013, 11:47 ET

Who Gets In? Class Actions and Indirect Purchasers in Competition Law

Report of the C.D. Howe Institute Competition Policy Council TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - The Supreme Court will rule on Thursday, October 31,...

Oct 23, 2013, 10:00 ET

A Better Way to Pay Specialist Doctors: C.D. Howe Institute

TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Specialist physicians should be paid by the hospitals where they carry out their procedures, rather than by...

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