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A Crisis of Capital: Canadian Workers Need More Tools, Buildings and Equipment 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 15
Accounting for and Thinking about Social Security Liabilities in Canada 0 0 0 11 5 14 18 92
An Aging Population Fiscal Challenge: Planning for Healthcare Costs in Quebec 0 0 2 18 0 0 4 50
Bending Canada's Healthcare Cost Curve: Watch Not What Governments Say, But What They Do 0 1 1 54 0 1 3 75
Bigger CPP, Bigger Risks: What “Fully Funded” Expansion Means and Doesn’t Mean 0 0 0 14 0 0 3 13
Boomer Bulge: Dealing with the Stress of Demographic Change on Government Budgets in Canada 0 0 2 72 0 0 8 308
Capital Needed: Canada Needs More Robust Business Investment 0 0 0 11 0 0 3 22
Delivering Healthcare to an Aging Population: Nova Scotia’s Fiscal Glacier 0 2 5 38 0 4 11 72
Disarmed and Disadvantaged: Canada’s Workers Need More Physical Capital to Confront the Productivity Challenge 0 0 0 28 0 0 5 137
Drawing Down Our Savings: The Prospects for RRIF Holders Following the 2015 Federal Budget 0 0 1 7 0 0 5 14
Endogenous Buffer Stock Money 0 0 2 2 0 1 3 3
Equipment Failure: Feeble Business Investment Costs Canadians their Competitive Edge 0 0 1 11 0 0 3 7
Equipping Canadian Workers: Business Investment Loses a Step against Competitors Abroad 0 0 0 11 0 1 9 27
Federal Employee Pension Reforms: First Steps - on a Much Longer Journey 0 0 0 17 0 0 2 29
Found Money: Matching Canadians' Saving with Their Infrastructure Needs 0 0 0 7 0 0 4 88
From Living Well to Working Well: Raising Canada's Performance in Non-residential Investment 0 0 0 6 0 1 6 48
Give Canadian Workers the Tools to do the Job! Why Canada Needs More Robust Capital Investment 0 0 0 14 0 1 8 96
Healthcare Costs in Canada: Stopping Bad News Getting Worse 0 3 5 58 0 4 12 22
Healthcare Spending Decelerating? Not so Fast! 0 0 0 31 0 0 10 16
Healthcare Spending Overshoots a Threat to Sustainability 0 0 1 3 0 1 8 17
Healthcare and an Aging Population: Managing Slow-Growing Revenues and Rising Health Spending in British Columbia 0 0 0 6 0 1 2 28
Inflated Expectations: More Immigrants Can’t Solve Canada’s Aging Problem on Their Own 0 0 2 34 0 2 14 25
Lasting Bang for the Stimulus Buck: Priorities for the 2009 Federal Budget 0 0 0 36 0 1 2 107
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Are Demographics a Fiscal Iceberg for Newfoundland and Labrador? 1 1 3 97 1 1 6 171
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Does the Demographic Glacier Portend a Fiscal Ice-Age in Ontario? 0 0 3 49 0 0 10 59
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Alberta Can Confront its Coming Fiscal Challenge 0 1 1 41 0 1 4 33
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Manitoba Can Confront Its Healthcare Glacier 0 0 0 12 0 0 3 45
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: New Brunswick’s $78 Billion Question 0 0 0 49 0 0 3 20
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Ontario’s Troubling Collision Course 0 0 0 16 0 0 9 49
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Prince Edward Island’s $14 Billion Healthcare Glacier 0 0 0 49 0 0 1 32
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Some Good News and Some Bad News for Saskatchewan 0 0 0 45 0 0 5 42
Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: The Fiscal Challenge Quebec Has Yet to Face 0 0 0 52 1 2 3 39
Managing healthcare for an aging population: will demographics push Newfoundland and Labrador into a fiscal deep freeze? 0 0 0 50 0 0 5 41
Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: British Columbia Confronts its Glacier 0 0 1 46 0 2 6 30
Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Manitoba’s Looming Funding Gap 0 0 0 36 0 0 2 27
Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Nova Scotia’s Healthcare Glacier 0 0 0 55 0 0 1 28
Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Prince Edward Island’s $13 Billion Healthcare Squeeze 0 0 0 15 0 1 2 51
Managing the Costs of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Good—and Bad—News About Saskatchewan’s Fiscal Glacier 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 34
Managing the Costs of Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Alberta Can Confront its Fiscal Glacier 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 32
Managing the Costs of Healthcare for an Aging Population: The Fiscal Impact of New Brunswick’s Demographic Glacier 0 0 6 17 1 2 10 48
Ottawa's Pension Gap: The Growing and Under-reported Cost of Federal Employee Pensions 1 1 4 16 1 5 21 79
Ottawa's Secret Debt: The Burden and Risks of Federal Employee Pensions 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 17
Outliving Our Savings: Registered Retirement Income Funds Rules Need a Big Update 0 0 0 14 0 0 3 51
Premium Compensation: The Ballooning Cost of Federal Government Employees 0 0 0 11 0 0 6 12
Stuck on a Spoke: Proliferating Bilateral Trade Deals are a Dangerous Game for Canada 0 0 0 17 1 2 6 122
The Fiscal Implications of Canadians’ Working Longer 0 0 0 22 0 0 3 16
The Glacier Grinds Closer: How Demographics Will Change Canada’s Fiscal Landscape 0 1 5 87 1 7 21 298
The Public-Sector Pension Bubble: Time to Confront the Unmeasured Cost of Ottawa's Pensions 0 0 1 20 0 0 7 80
The Retooling Challenge: Canada's Struggle to Close the Capital Investment Gap 0 0 1 11 0 2 10 48
Unbalanced Books: How to Improve Toronto’s Fiscal Accountability 0 0 0 23 0 0 5 155
What to do About Seniors' Benefits in Canada: the Case for letting Recipients Take Richer Payments Later 0 0 0 4 1 1 5 37
When Striking an Awkward Balance Means Striking Out: Budget 2011 0 0 0 12 0 0 2 37
Will C-36 Undermine CPP “9.9”? Benefit Enhancement and the Sustainability of the Canada Pension Plan 0 0 0 15 0 0 5 96
Total Working Papers 2 10 47 1,389 12 58 315 3,140


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Faster Track to Fiscal Balance: The 2011 Shadow Budget 0 0 0 14 0 1 11 76
A Social Insurance Model for Pharmacare: Ontario's Options for a More Sustainable, Cost-Effective Drug Program 0 0 1 30 0 0 6 123
Achieving Balance, Spurring Growth: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2012 0 0 0 3 1 1 5 46
Adaptability, Accountability and Sustainability: Intergovernmental Fiscal Arrangements in Canada 0 0 1 3 0 0 4 13
Back to Balance: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2010 0 0 0 28 0 1 4 121
Baffling Budgets: The Sorry State of Municipal Fiscal Accountability in Canada 0 0 0 12 2 4 9 97
Big Spenders: Canada’s Senior Governments Have a Bad Budget Habit 0 0 1 3 1 4 13 18
Blown Budgets: Canada’s Senior Governments Need Better Fiscal Controls 0 0 0 0 1 4 7 11
Building Better Budgets: Canada’s Cities Should Clean Up their Financial Reporting 0 0 2 4 0 2 16 30
By the Numbers: The Fiscal Accountability of Canada's Senior Governments, 2015 0 0 0 10 0 1 5 47
Canada's 2012 Fiscal Accountability Rankings 0 0 1 5 3 5 8 55
Canada’s Looming Retirement Challenge: Will Future Retirees Be Able to Maintain Their Living Standards upon Retirement? 1 2 3 67 3 6 15 264
Challenges, Growth and Opportunity: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2015 0 0 0 9 0 2 9 47
Controlling the Public Purse: The Fiscal Accountability of Canada’s Senior Governments 0 1 2 5 5 13 41 80
Credibility on the (Bottom) Line: The Fiscal Accountability of Canada's Senior Governments, 2013 0 0 0 5 1 3 10 35
Cutting Through Pension Complexity: Easy Steps Forward for the 2010 Federal Budget 0 0 0 5 2 2 10 127
Don’t Double Down on the CPP: Expansion Advocates Understate the Plan’s Risks 0 1 2 8 1 2 6 63
Enduring Virtues: Saving and Investing as National Priorities in 2017 0 1 1 3 1 2 8 27
Equipping Canadians for Success: A Shadow Budget for 2014 0 0 0 3 2 4 7 52
Faster, Younger, Richer? The Fond Hope and Sobering Reality of Immigration's Impact on Canada's Demographic and Economic Future 0 0 1 83 1 2 17 311
Federal Debt Reduction: Choosing Paths 0 0 0 24 0 0 1 210
Fiscal Tonic for an Aging Nation: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2007 0 0 0 7 0 1 7 83
Fixing MP Pensions: Parliamentarians Must Lead Canada's Move to Fairer, and Better-Funded Retirements 0 0 0 10 2 3 5 48
Freeing up Food: The Ongoing Cost, and Potential Reform, of Supply Management 0 0 0 67 0 6 16 229
From A to F: Grading the Fiscal Transparency of Canada’s Cities, 2019 0 0 6 14 0 0 20 41
Fuzzy Finances: Grading the Financial Reports of Canada’s Municipalities 0 1 1 6 0 6 20 42
Getting Real: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2017 0 0 0 2 0 2 10 28
Hidden Spending: The Fiscal Impact of Federal Tax Concessions 0 0 3 10 3 3 22 41
Holding Canada's Cities to Account: an Assessment of Municipal Fiscal Management 0 1 1 11 3 4 9 87
Ill-Defined Benefits: The Uncertain Present and Brighter Future of Employee Pensions in Canada 0 1 1 63 0 1 8 251
Impulse Spending: Canada's 2011 Fiscal Accountability Rankings 0 0 0 5 0 0 3 52
Less Debt, More Growth: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2019 0 0 0 7 0 1 10 24
Missed Targets: Canada's 2007 Fiscal Accountability Ranking 0 0 0 16 1 1 4 92
More RRBs, Please! Why Ottawa Should Issue More Inflation-Indexed Bonds 0 0 0 5 1 1 11 59
Near Hits and Big Misses: Canada's 2009 Fiscal Accountability Rankings 0 0 0 27 1 1 8 137
Numbers You can Trust? The Fiscal Accountability of Canada’s Senior Governments, 2017 0 0 1 2 1 2 8 18
Off the Mark: Canada's 2008 Fiscal Accountability Ranking (also available in French) 0 0 1 8 0 0 4 56
Ottawa's Pension Abyss: The Rapid Hidden Growth of Federal-Employee Retirement Liabilities 0 1 2 5 2 4 12 41
Ottawa’s Hidden Deficit: The Widening Gap between Federal Government Pension Liabilities and Assets 0 0 4 10 1 4 10 35
Prudence and Opportunity: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2013 0 0 0 5 2 2 4 40
Realistic Expectations: Demographics and the Pursuit of Prosperity in Saskatchewan 0 1 1 43 0 1 3 207
Reflections on the Past, Present, and Future of Employer-Sponsored Pension Plans in Canada 0 0 0 44 0 1 4 153
Rethinking Limits on Tax-Deferred Retirement Savings in Canada 0 0 0 8 0 2 6 31
Retiring Employees, Unretired Debt: The Surprising Hidden Cost of Federal Employee Pensions 0 0 0 2 3 6 11 21
Righting the Course: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2018 0 1 1 1 0 1 12 40
Safe Harbours: Providing Protection for Canada's Money-Purchase Plan Sponsors 0 0 0 13 1 2 5 141
Show Us the Numbers: Grading the Financial Reports of Canada’s Municipalities 0 0 0 3 0 2 11 19
Show and Tell: Rating the Fiscal Accountability of Canada’s Senior Governments, 2019 0 0 1 5 0 1 6 16
Steering Through Turbulence: The Shadow Federal Budget for 2008 0 0 0 3 1 1 6 41
Stress Test: Demographic Pressures and Policy Options in Atlantic Canada 0 0 0 39 0 1 6 184
Supersized Superannuation: The Startling Fair-Value Cost of Federal Government Pensions 0 0 0 36 1 2 9 244
Target Practice Needed: Canada’s 2010 Fiscal Accountability Rankings 0 0 0 7 0 1 5 80
The Costs of Inflexible Indexing: Avoiding the Adverse Fiscal Impacts of Lower Inflation 0 0 0 9 0 0 9 91
The Numbers Game: Rating the Fiscal Accountability of Canada’s Senior Governments 0 0 0 2 0 1 8 33
Thin Capitalization: Weak Business Investment Undermines Canadian Workers 0 0 0 2 2 4 12 18
Time and Money: The Challenge of Demographic Change and Government Finances in Canada 1 1 2 52 2 6 11 179
To the Next Level: From Gold Standard to Inflation Targets - to Price Stability? 0 1 2 53 0 2 10 215
Tooling up: Canada Needs More Robust Capital Investment 0 0 0 3 1 4 11 28
Two Sets of Books at City Hall? Grading the Financial Reports of Canada’s Cities 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 12
Where the Bucks Stop: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2016 0 0 2 3 0 0 9 12
Wild Numbers: Getting Better Fiscal Accountability in Canada’s Municipalities 0 0 0 3 1 2 7 18
Worse Than It Looks: The True Burden and Risks of Federal Employee Pension Plans 0 0 1 3 6 6 15 22
Total Journal Articles 2 13 45 939 59 149 582 5,062


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Two Percent Target: The Context, Theory, and Practice of Canadian Monetary Policy since 1991 0 0 3 6 0 1 10 20
Total Books 0 0 3 6 0 1 10 20


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Six Pillars of Social Policy: The State of Pensions and Health Care in Canada 1 1 7 168 27 46 126 2,144
Total Chapters 1 1 7 168 27 46 126 2,144


Statistics updated 2021-01-03