Jun 20, 2017

Cold facts take the heat out of Ontario's electricity debate

Ivey's Brandon Schaufele takes a look at the cold hard facts behind Ontario's electricity price policy.
Apr 25, 2017

Great Lakes Economic Conference

Lawrence Centre Managing Director, Leslie Coates, present at the Great Lakes Economic Forum in Detroit, MI.
Feb 15, 2017

Lawrence Centre report | Revising NAFTA would hurt economy

On February 14, Ivey’s Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management’s released its latest study We Make Things Together, which discusses the trade interdependence between Ontario and each of the eight states making up the Great Lakes region (GLS8).
Feb 14, 2017

We Make Things Together: Potential Impact of Changes to NAFTA on the Great Lakes Region

The Ivey Business School’s Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management’s latest study We Make Things Together provides a detailed picture of the trade interdependence between Ontario and each of the eight states making up the Great Lakes region (GLS8).
Feb 9, 2017

David Moloney | Canada’s loan to Bombardier

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s $372.5-million loan to Bombardier Inc., an aircraft manufacturing company, has Canadians asking whether the loan was a good move for Canada, without the promise of new jobs.
Dec 22, 2016

Mitchell Stein | Ottawa urged to step up fight against tax cheats

Reports are suggesting Canada needs to step up its game to root out tax cheats as global concern about tax non-compliance is on the rise.
Nov 9, 2016

Mike Moffatt | Trump presidency bad for trade deals that Southwestern Ontario relies on

Last night, Donald J. Trump became the president-elect of the U.S. What does this mean for Canada, and specifically Southwestern Ontario? Assistant Professor Mike Moffatt, Director at the Lawrence Centre, says things aren't looking good.
Oct 25, 2016

Big Idea: Reform Immigration with a Focus on Tradable Sectors

Our immigration recommendations revolve around one core point: the system as a whole needs to make a larger distinction between tradable and non-tradable sectors of the economy, and focus on bringing in workers with skills valued in tradable sectors.
Oct 24, 2016

Big Idea: Create a Parliamentary Coherence Office and Officer

We hear a great deal of what the government should do on innovation, but what should they stop doing? There are any number of policies that, put together, have the unintended consequence of stifling innovation.
Oct 7, 2016

Being Innovative

Mike Moffatt will speak about Canada's innovation agenda at the 3rd Annual Canada 2020 Conference on November 3-4, 2016.