Monetary Policy

Conference: 150 Years of Canadian Business History

I am pleased to be a convener for the Canadian Business History Association’s upcoming […]

Presentation on the History of the Canadian Financial Industry, 1900 to Today

I was honoured to recently give a presentation on the history of the […]

The Logic of Canadian Federal Government Deficit Spending

With the federal government’s decision, in presenting its recent budget, to go C$30 […]

Investment Returns and Interest Rates

There is regular investment commentary in the popular press that a rise in […]

In This Election Year, Ensure Government is the Architect of Economic Growth

As we enter this election time in Canada and the United States, we […]

The Questionable Role of Today’s Monetary Authorities

There has been a material change in the role of monetary authorities in […]

Equity Markets Continue to Offer the Best Investor Returns

In the world of delayed interest rate hikes, equity markets continue to offer […]

The State of Investment Markets

Looking at the State of investment markets, over the past two months they […]

How Much is a Word Worth?

It seems the word ‘patient’ is worth a lot of money these days.

On […]