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.
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.
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.
On October 5th, the Northern Policy Institute held a conference on Basic Income Guarantee in Sudbury, Ontario. Mike Moffatt was on hand to deliver his perspective on the potential economic and social impacts of a basic income guarantee in Ontario.