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Getting emotional about carbon

Pierre Trudeau learned in 1972 that he could be a prophet or a politician, but he couldn't be both

RI is the future of investing

Editorial

  • November 9, 2018 January 10, 2019
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Out of chaos, a strategy

With trade deals revised, the U.S. looks determined to remake the world’s trading system to isolate China

Sector must embrace reforms

Editorial

  • October 26, 2018 January 10, 2019
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Tories have much to learn

Maxime Bernier's comment that his former party seems to have lost its soul has some validity

Disclosure is severely limited

Editorial

close up of the flags of Canada, the U.S. and Mexico

USMCA won’t end trade spats

The negotiations that wound up on Sept. 30 are likely to be only the first in a litany of disputes with Washington

Inviting damage to investor confidence

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 21, 2018 January 10, 2019
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Harsh lessons for Trudeau

The Trans Mountain Pipeline decision and NAFTA negotiations may lead to major policy changes for Canada

The culture that led to the crisis

Editorial

  • August 24, 2018 January 10, 2019
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Populism is nothing new

Political branding - as practised by Donald Trump, Viktor Orbán and Doug Ford - is harming democracy

Solid proposal or empty promise?

Editorial

  • July 27, 2018 January 10, 2019
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flags of usa and china painted on cracked wall

Trade, or “governtainment”

There is more than a tit-for-tat trade war going on between China and the U.S. And Canada should be paying attention

Enforcement and the spirit of the law

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • June 22, 2018 January 10, 2019
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United States Capitol, Washington DC

Method to King Donald’s madness

Trump's tariffs and his personal attack on Justin Trudeau may be part of a strategic retreat from his original threat

Shedding the image of weakness

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • June 1, 2018 January 10, 2019
  • 00:01

NAFTA 2.0 won’t end trade disputes

Protectionism in the U.S. may not be as severe as it was in 1930, but it remains very much a part of that country's DNA

The brokerage business’s remarkable resilience

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 27, 2018 January 10, 2019
  • 00:01

Is Big Tech getting too big?

Technology giants such as Facebook and Alphabet dominate the economy. Can limits be placed on that dominance?

One out of three is not good

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 29, 2018 January 10, 2019
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The budget deserves a closer look

Not long ago, journalists would spend a week or more parsing and analyzing the budget document

Time to follow the U.S. on seniors’ issues

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2018 January 10, 2019
  • 00:04

Whither the Opposition?

The Liberals survived a terrible autumn in Parliament. Yet, they appear entrenched in power

The irony of pipeline politics

Killing the Trans Mountain pipeline puts climate change strategy in jeopardy