Economists and economics 2009
July 27, 2012, No Comments

27 July 2012 Why are (almost all) economists unaware of Milton Friedman’s thermostat? (Worthwhile Canadian initiat ...

WTO 2008-2012
July 16, 2012, 2 Comments

16 July World Trade Report 2012 Trade and public policies: A closer look at non-tariff measures in the 21st century Incr ...

Japan 2011-2012
July 13, 2012, No Comments

China, Japan, Taiwan and the East China Sea (The Diplomat) Although the sovereignty dispute between China, Japan and Tai ...

Jacques Clément OWN R.I.P.
July 11, 2012, 15 Comments

See also Wednesday-Night.com for photos: “We miss Jacques Clément” [slide show] and for much more on Jacque ...

Wednesday Night #1583
July 4, 2012, No Comments

Wednesday Nighters have fond memories of Jacques Clément, who passed away this week. Impeccably dressed, with a strong ...

Canada and emerging markets
July 2, 2012, No Comments

Changing Global Reality (.pdf) Since 2009, nearly all the world’s growth has come from emerging powerhouses led by Chi ...

ABCP Crisis Update
February 16, 2012, 1 Comment

Investors burned by ABCP set for settlement (Globe & Mail) Investors who were caught up in the asset-backed commerci ...

U.S. Economy 2011 Part II
January 7, 2012, 2 Comments

The Dismal Economic Outlook For The New Year by Paul Craig Roberts (Foreign Policy Journal) Jobs offshoring, financial d ...

Year-end 2011 Summary
December 31, 2011, No Comments

ANALYSIS | How historic was 2011? (CBC) You know it’s an unusual year when Time magazine’s coveted Person of ...

Canada in 2011
December 30, 2011, 1 Comment

Conservative Party of Canada Follies Episode #18: Welcome to Harperland! Nibu and Mrs. Tibu discuss the Conservative Par ...