James P. Feehan is a professor of economics at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is also editor of the journal Newfoundland and Labrador Studies.


Danny Williams goes out on top

On November 25, 2010, Danny Williams stunned Canada. He announced his resignation as premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, as leader of the Progressive Conservative Party and as a member of the House of Assembly. All …

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What's the deal with fiscal stabilization?

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has made headlines for his proposal to hold a referendum on equalization. Now Canadian premiers have a long history of taking shots at equalization. But what’s different here is Kenney’s focus on …

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