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OPINION: Why isn't the province doing more to help forestry sector?

OPINION: Why isn't the province doing more to help forestry sector?

Forestry is B.C.’s number one export industry. To sustain it, the provincial government needs to start paying more attention to the industry’s competitiveness.

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Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

The only way to raise living standards and incomes for Canadians is by building a more productive economy. Yet it seems that most of the country’s political class would prefer to talk about almost anything else.

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Reconciliation in Action: The Power of First Nation - Industry Partnerships in British Columbia

Reconciliation in Action: The Power of First Nation - Industry Partnerships in British Columbia

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2019 British Columbia Prosperity Index

2019 British Columbia Prosperity Index

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Insights & Opinions

OPINION: Why isn't the province doing more to help forestry sector?

OPINION: Why isn't the province doing more to help forestry sector?

OPINION: Why isn't the province doing more to help forestry…

By any measure, forestry remains a vital economic engine for B.C., even as parts of the industry…

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OPINION: Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

OPINION: Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

OPINION: Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

The recent federal election campaign saw much discussion about climate change, energy policy,…

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B.C. GHGs on the Rise – But Intensity is Getting Better

B.C. GHGs on the Rise – But Intensity is Getting Better

B.C. GHGs on the Rise – But Intensity is Getting Better

The good news is that, despite an increase in absolute emissions over the last several years, B.C. is making headway on reducing per capita emissions, relative to both population and GDP. B.C. today is less energy intensive on a per capita basis by 25% (i.e., total emissions/population) than it was…

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Canada's Love Affair with Leverage Since the Mid-2000s

Canada's Love Affair with Leverage Since the Mid-2000s

Canada's Love Affair with Leverage Since the Mid-2000s

By any standard, Canada’s economy is highly leveraged. This predicament underscores the importance of belated actions by the federal government to tighten mortgage qualifying rules in 2017 and 2018. It also underscores the urgency of structural reforms to raise productivity growth and real wages to…

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OPINION: Why isn't the province doing…

OPINION: Sluggish investment threatens…

B.C. GHGs on the Rise – But Intensity…

Canada's Love Affair with Leverage…