Alberta’s plan for a flat provincial income tax has merit.
I am a lead pencil — the ordinary wooden pencil familiar to all boys and girls and adults who can read and write. Writing is both my vocation and my avocation; that’s all I do.
While many factors are important to the New Economy, our essay focuses on technology. It helps answer the skeptics who find nothing new in the New Economy.
Transfer payments have unintended consequences. The case is strong for eliminating them.
Instead of treating farmers as charity cases, we should change many of the rules that stand in the way of more wealth creation.
In the mid-1990s the former Conservative government introduced standards tests for students in Grades 3, 6, 9, and 12. These tests were designed to reflect the widespread concern that learning outcomes needed to be assessed at various stages during the educational lives of students.
An approach that says to people: we will allow you to enjoy the rewards of your education, your skills and your labour that translates into a broad-based policy of low taxation for everybody.