October 6, 2023 | 12 min. 23 sec. | Le café show (ICI Radio-Canada) Interview (in French) with Nathalie Elgrably-Lévy, Senior Economist […]
We have controls over taxes, subsidies and rules but nothing requiring governments to be transparent about mind games.
To fight inflation, the central bank needs to adopt a sound monetary policy, and economic growth needs to be encouraged.
There should be oversight of the government’s use of “nudges,” according to this study released by the MEI. “At the moment, Canada has no structure in place for the oversight of the use of behavioural science by governments to direct the choices of citizens,” explains Nathalie Elgrably-Lévy, senior economist at the MEI and author of the study.
While modern-day Canada and turn-of-the-century Austria-Hungary have little in common, the inflation we’ve lived through stems from the same place: governments printing money to finance spending.
June 22, 2023 | 6 min. 47 sec. | Alexandre Dubé (QUB Radio) Interview (in French) with Renaud Brossard, Senior Director, Communications […]
Famed British economist John Maynard Keynes would have disagreed with the Bank of Canada’s policy of purchasing government bonds with newly-minted cash, according to this joint study published by the Montreal Economic Institute and the Morocco-based Arab Center for Research.
May 16, 2023 | 16 min. 57 sec. | Là-haut sur la colline avec Antoine Robitaille (QUB Radio) Discussion (in French) with […]
The more our economy grows, the greater our ability to invest in life-saving and life-improving treatments and procedures, equipping ourselves with tools that enable us to live longer, healthier lives.
April 27, 2023 | 8 min. 50 sec. | Mario Dumont (QUB Radio) Interview (in French) with Vincent Geloso, Senior Economist at […]