It’s Time For Government to Start Thinking Bigger

Commentary, Trade, Frontier Centre

When governments hand out cash for infrastructure projects, it’s easy to think small. Politicians love summer festivals, hockey rinks, small craft harbours and city parks. The money gets out the door quickly and everyone can see the results. Grants can be geographically matched to political objectives. And projects typically face little opposition.

Price Gouging Is Good

Blog, Trade, Peter McCaffrey

As Hurricane Sandy hits the east coast, now is a good time to take some time to remember something very important – economics. Slate obliges: Even in these polarized times, there are some things politicians of both parties can agree. …