It’s expensive to be poor. Unreasonably expensive. Around 4.8 million Canadians below the poverty line, and up to 47 per cent of Canadian workers...Lire le texte Protecting Canadians from the high-interest debt trap
Jadis, lorsqu’on voulait louer un bien ou obtenir un service, on faisait affaire avec un commerçant. Aujourd’hui, on peut aussi se tourner vers des...Lire le texte L’économie du partage et la protection du consommateur
Before NAFTA, Canada and Mexico maintained relations that were friendly, albeit of little substance. Mexico’s request to negotiate a free trade agreement along the...Lire le texte Together works better for Canada and Mexico
Incoming Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s platform commitments present the new Progressive Conservative government with a complicated fiscal situation. There will be lost revenues if...Lire le texte Will Doug Ford’s promises exacerbate Ontario’s problems?
Governments have good reason to take consumer protection seriously, and not just because of the massive contribution consumer spending makes to the economy, nor...Lire le texte Embedding consumer protection in competition policy
The increasingly common perception about schooling is that it’s all about getting a job — that if it doesn’t have a vocational purpose, it...Lire le texte Why home economics classes still matter
It’s no secret that Canadians currently pay some of the highest prices in the world for our Internet services. Year on year it’s the...Lire le texte A CRTC focused on the public interest?
In the political honeymoon days for the Liberals following the 2015 election, CBC’s The National did a pretty cool TV experiment where they let...Lire le texte Future of work isn’t just elite chatter
The last time Ottawa decided to make some noise about air passenger rights, in 2000, they brought an ex-NHL referee to a news conference....Lire le texte Bringing clarity to passenger compensation rules
The current initiative for reform of Canada’s securities regulatory structure, the Cooperative Capital Markets Regulatory System or CCMR, is not in investors’ interests. This...Lire le texte Investors overlooked in new securities regulatory system