The International Public Service Day.
The phenomenon of ghost public employees in Quebec.
Should the SAQ be privatized?
The efficiency of the Société de transport de Montréal.
Federal civil servants are without pay for weeks.
The tendency toward centralization has undermined the competitiveness of the forestry sector.
Charges and taxes imposed on Canadian airports lead to less investment and higher prices for consumers.
Some cities are reducing their spending in sectors like public transport.
Public transit and international experiences with private involvement.
Over the past few decades, the costs of public transit in Montreal have outpaced services rendered. This occurred while many municipalities around the world opted to reform their public transit systems by increasing the involvement of the private sector. This Economic Note provides an overview of the history of public transit in Montreal and of international experiences with private involvement.