All Topics » Economy

Feed

Jun 20 2014
Columns & Opinions
Jun 3 2014
Cardus Blog
Apr 23 2014
Cardus Blog
Apr 10 2014
Comment (Q & A)
Mar 26 2014
Cardus Blog
Mar 12 2014
Cardus Blog
Mar 4 2014
Cardus Blog
Feb 25 2014
Cardus Blog
Feb 24 2014
Cardus Blog
Feb 14 2014
Research Publication
Feb 12 2014
Cardus Blog

Page: 1 of 4

1 2 3 4 All

Hiding in Plain Sight: Evaluating Closed Tendering in Construction Markets

Ontario is faced with huge deficits and a debt that will hamper the province’s long-term economic prospects. In the face of this dire situation, Ontario’s government is turning over stones to find savings for the provincial budget. While many will focus on the need to make cuts in order to achieve this goal, there is a way to achieve significant...

Cardus Daily

One email per workday, with your heads-up on that day’s Cardus publications. No graphics, no fuss, and no more than 30* words: we promise.

Cardus Construction Competitiveness Monitor

Labour monopolies increase costs by up to 40 percent on nearly a billion dollars worth of Ontario construction projects, says a paper released by Hamilton based think-tank Cardus. The paper estimates, 25 percent of Ontario taxpayers are affected by municipal labour monopolies in construction Labour monopolies affect over 750 million dollars worth...

Hewers of Wood and Drawers of Water or a Land Flowing with Milk and Honey?

Canada's economy is increasingly reliant on construction: what is fuelling this, and what challenges and opportunities does this pose for Canadian policy makers?