Forced Gender Parity on Corporate Boards Misguided

February 14, 2017
Cardus

Government intervention on corporate board composition has failed in other jurisdictions.

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Banning Spanking Does More Harm than Good

January 26, 2017
Cardus

The effort to repeal Section 43 of the Criminal Code of Canada is not evidence-based policy-making.

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Daycare too Expensive? Cardus Offers Solid Policy Research

December 12, 2016
Cardus

Research shows Canadians want governments to make stay-at-home parenting more affordable

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Five Reasons Why Marriage is a Public Health Issue

September 29, 2016
Cardus

Marriage is a private choice in Canada, but a new Cardus report indicates that it also has very public consequences for our universal, taxpayer-funded healthcare system. Marriage is Good for your Health reviews 50 published, empirical medical studies that have established a correlation between marital status and health. In fact, the research indicates that a happy marriage provides five main health benefits to adults, compared to those who are single, co-habiting, divorced, separated, or widowed...

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One in Three Canadians are Dissatisfied with their Work-Life Balance, poll shows

September 2, 2016
Cardus

OTTAWA, September 2, 2016—Labour Day marks the end of summer holidays and a return to school and work. It's a busy time and new poll results show that Canadians feel this. In a recent Nanos Research poll about one in three (30%) of working Canadians said they are dissatisfied with their work-life balance.

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A budget for 'the middle class'

April 21, 2015
Cardus

Government budgets always involve “cheques and balances,” says Ray Pennings, but election-year budgets are equally about messaging and vote-getting.

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Cardus makes the case for school choice

September 4, 2014
Cardus

Fresh North American data and a provocative new research paper from an esteemed Ontario academic clinch the argument for making school choice a key part of educational policy for the public good.

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