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...
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The deliberately provocative title is intended to highlight why the relevant data for properly answering the question is not being collected and available. Debates regarding construction labour have been trapped in an ideological pro- and anti-union paradigm. This paper argues that the debate needs to be reframed in a “competitive labour pool” paradigm...
Expanding on the findings made in Working Mobile, Ray Pennings further illuminates the labour situation in Canada's construction Industry by surveying local workers. Contact the Construction Sector Council to order a copy.