Wealth taxes ultimately cripple economic growth

Wealth taxes ultimately cripple economic growth
The rich are rarely satisfied with merely accumulating assets. They want to build on success, putting their earnings into new ideas, venture capital funds and angel investments There has been increasing clamour from some circles to impose a wealth tax upon Canadians. The usual government-expanding social ‘democratic’ pressure and interest groups are especially enthused by the idea. They also claim... Read More

How to reduce our emissions without penalizing rural regions

How to reduce our emissions without penalizing rural regions
Policies should be fair for all Canadians, regardless of where they happen to live Reducing our greenhouse gas emissions is one of the big concerns of our age. The numerous diverging interests pitted against each other on this issue make it a real puzzler for policy-makers, though. After many years of public policies aimed at reducing GHGs, layered one on... Read More