This past April, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicted a “massive” increase in government borrowing around the world in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In Friday’s Financial Post, Philip Cross makes the important point that it is delusional to think that rivers of new deficit spending will not lead to middle-class tax hikes.
Canadians have been subjected to a triple traumatic shock in 2020, on public health, political, and economic fronts.
The newest version of the antitrust probe against Google—which names Apple as an accomplice or co-conspirator—feels like déjà vu for those of us old enough to remember earlier Big Tech litigation.
In order to improve access to the health network and expand the supply of care available during this pandemic, provincial governments have implemented various measures.
Too often, when speaking of economic growth, the emphasis is on figures and technical explanations. Yet it is worth taking the time to explain the fundamental principles behind this.
Restaurateurs and other merchants are worried. While most of them are already out of steam, the government has just announced that as of Thursday, it will close bars, restaurant dining rooms, concert halls, and theatres in red zones.
For several days now, we’ve been told that Montreal and Quebec City will soon be moving to the “red” alert level, referring to the unfathomable, technocratic, paint-by-numbers table handed down by public health authorities.
Dear members of Resource Movement, do you realize how obscene your approach seems to those who work hard to achieve a level of wealth comparable to your own?
Congratulations to Professor Steven Horwitz, the 2020 recipient of the Competitive Enterprise Institute’s Julian L. Simon Memorial Award!