Joseph Stiglitz

Raise Property Taxes Or Risk Rising Inequality, Stiglitz Tells Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Business

Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz is urging Canada to levy a “very progressive tax” on property in order to combat growing inequality ...

The G20 Summit's Abject Failure

Jeff Cimbalo | Posted 01.05.2012 | Canada Business
Jeff Cimbalo

If, as it appears, there is not enough money in the eurozone and probably the Union to save the euro from the Greek and Italian government assaults on its solvency, can the IMF really accomplish these bailouts on their behalf?

Daniel Tencer

CIBC World Markets Tells Provinces To ‘Condition’ Populace For Massive Cuts | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada Business

Canada's provincial governments "should condition their populace for deeper cuts," says a CIBC World Markets report that warns the world's slowing eco...

David Suzuki: 'Right Now We Don't Have A Democracy'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.18.2011 | Canada Business

Canada’s youth have to take to the streets to reclaim the country’s democracy and economic priorities, famed TV personality David Suzuki says. ...

Gross National... Happiness?

Andrew Cooper | Posted 12.03.2011 | Canada
Andrew Cooper

As a big idea, happiness needs to be taken seriously. As many civil society groups recognize, privileging happiness helps fill a missing "human" gap between the organizational objectives they are advocating and the needs of people on the ground.