July 23, 2020 – A trend toward increased occupational licensing in Canada drives up costs for consumers and inhibits competition, says a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute.
In “Licence to Capture: The Cost Consequences to Consumers of Occupational Regulation in Canada,” authors...Read more
July 16, 2020 – How big are the obligations of pension plans covering workers in Canada’s broader public sector, and how adequate are the assets in those plans to cover their obligations? Who bears the risks if these plans run into trouble? A new report from the C.D. Howe Institute argues that...Read more