Benjamin Dachis
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Benjamin Dachis is a Senior Policy Analyst at the C.D. Howe Institute. He started with the C.D. Howe Institute in 2006 as a Research Fellow and also has experience with a major U.S. think tank. He returned to the C.D. Howe Institute as a Policy Analyst in January of 2008. Benjamin has an Hon. BA in Economics from the University of Toronto, an MSc from the London School of Economics, and an MA in Economics from the University of Toronto.

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The Best Way to Save Canada Post

(17) Comments | Posted August 12, 2013 | 11:19 AM

Canada is lagging major countries that have ended the monopoly of their national postal services, with regard to letter mail. Canadians need only look to the U.K., where a transplanted Canadian (not Mark Carney, but Newfoundlander Moya Greene) has turned incremental reforms into privatizing the remaining government mail services.

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A Win(e)-Win(e) Solution for the LCBO

(2) Comments | Posted December 21, 2012 | 10:54 AM

As Ontarians wait in line at the LCBO this holiday season they will be pondering whether they'll go through the same drudgery of choosing among a limited range of products at cookie-cutter stores this time next year, or the year after that.

Political leaders are again debating what to...

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