Stronger Tomorrow, Starting Today

Stronger Tomorrow, Starting Today

The Stronger Tomorrow, Starting Today plan provides clear actions that can build confidence and help to establish the conditions necessary for a prosperous future.

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B.C.'s Low Carbon Advantage

B.C.'s Low Carbon Advantage

Recovery can be done in a way that allows for B.C. to be positioned globally as both a low carbon producer of high quality natural resource and energy products and one that supports job growth, innovation and recovery here at home.

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LNG's Role in Enabling Global Energy Transitions - And What It Means for British Columbia

LNG's Role in Enabling Global Energy Transitions - And What It Means for British Columbia

B.C. has extensive natural gas resources and is proximate to Asian markets where demand for natural gas continues to rise. The potential benefits to B.C. from the emerging LNG export industry are significant.

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OPINION: Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

OPINION: Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

B.C. introduced the PST when the Queen was a princess. A lot has changed over the last 70 years. Unfortunately, the PST has aged poorly and is now an archaic tool in a modern world that doesn’t meet the needs of people, the economy, or governments today.

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The clock is ticking for Canada's labour market

The clock is ticking for Canada's labour market

It is critical that employment be recovered as quickly as possible because of the insidious effects of sustained unemployment. Long term unemployment, which will be defined here as being unemployed for more than one year, tends to spike following recessions.

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OPINION: Canada is good at sharing, but not growing, the economic pie

OPINION: Canada is good at sharing, but not growing, the economic pie

Since the early 2000s, Canada has for the most part been getting better at sharing the economic pie. Unfortunately, the country has been less successful in increasing the size of that pie,.

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OPINION: How the world can best meet rising demand for electricity

OPINION: How the world can best meet rising demand for electricity

As the global population climbs, so too will the demand for energy. The question is what types of energy will be produced and for what purposes, in a world where fossil fuels still supply four-fifths of all energy.

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Insights & Opinions

The clock is ticking for Canada's labour market

The clock is ticking for Canada's labour market

The clock is ticking for Canada's labour market

The public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic saw an extraordinary number of Canadian workers laid off or furloughed during March and April. Employment has only partially recovered since. The longer the duration of unemployment, the greater the risk of long term unemployment with all its…

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OPINION: Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

OPINION: Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

OPINION: Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get…

Despite being one of the world’s great certainties, we often forget that taxes exist to generate…

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OPINION: Canada is good at sharing, but not growing, the economic pie

OPINION: Canada is good at sharing, but not growing, the economic pie

OPINION: Canada is good at sharing, but not growing, the…

Since the early 2000s, Canada has for the most part been getting better at sharing the economic pie. Unfortunately, the country has been less successful in increasing the size of that pie, which does not augur well for a swift postpandemic recovery.

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OPINION: Stronger tomorrow plan offers blueprint for job-rich recovery

OPINION: Stronger tomorrow plan offers blueprint for job-rich recovery

OPINION: Stronger tomorrow plan offers blueprint for…

So far, through the pandemic, British Columbians have successfully come together while staying…

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The clock is ticking for Canada's…

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OPINION: Canada is good at sharing, but…

OPINION: Stronger tomorrow plan offers…