Tag Archive | Canadian

Potatoes and sand dunes and Anne… oh PEI!

by Julia Kirkey During the Prince Edward Island budget address last April, the provincial Liberals pleasantly announced that despite the global economic downturn, the Island had managed to keep its head above water. PEI was one of the few provinces that showed signs of growth (albeit modest), maintaining a high level of activity and investment. […]

Free Markets? Yes, they are still the solution.

by Ali Nadeem Amidst all the talks, the rants, invective discussions between the right and the left, there is no doubt that free markets still remain a much sought after solution for economic stagnation. In the US, monetary policy and quantitative easing hasn’t worked as expected. Interest rates are at an all-time low, economic and […]