It’s good to be tall, even in U.S. politics, as a comparison of presidential height to the average height of the American male reveals
Fortress’s defamation suit against an independent analyst over his tweets tested a new Ontario law protecting free expression in the public interest
Expect the disparity between public and private sector sick leave to keep growing
January 10th, 2017 8 comments
Canada’s service sector is churning out jobs while goods sectors, like manufacturing and the energy industry, continue to falter. That’s not a bad thing.
Hatchimals were supposed to drive Spin Master’s share price to new heights. It didn’t quite work out that way.
The Bank has taken to YouTube to warn Canadians about the dangers of too much debt and unrealistic house price expectations. Will anyone listen?
December 20th, 2016 38 comments
A generation of workers and borrowers have grown up never knowing that interest rates can also go up. They’re about to learn what it feels like.
Ahead of the Christmas holidays there’s a looming shortage in canned whipped cream. Here’s how to protect yourself.
December 19th, 2016 1 comment
B.C.’s plan to give new homebuyers interest-free loans is a terrible idea that will only worsen Vancouver’s housing bubble
December 15th, 2016 2 comments
We jump into the Google Earth flight simulator for flyovers of three controversial pipelines that start near Edmonton and run east and west
Canada’s homicide rate rose in 2015. Here’s a look at some of the factors that were at play.
November 25th, 2016 1 comment
The final tally from Google searches for Trump and Clinton is downright eerie in how close it came to predicting Donald Trump’s surprise victory
November 9th, 2016 2 comments
Ottawa is quickly rolling out many economy-shaping government policies—but they’re not giving us information about their potential impact
October 26th, 2016 5 comments
A new project aims to resurrect long-forgotten Canadian economic data from the statistical dust bin. It’s about time.