LATEST OP-ED COMMENTARIES
MUN tuition increase reasonable and necessary
The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s 2017-18 budget includes a $3-million funding cut for Memorial University. The university’s Board of Regents could bring in more than enough money to offset the reduction by increasing tuition fees by a mere 10 percent. >> Read More
The end the sticker shock?
Many Canadian consumers have noticed the price of lettuce skyrocket. Such fluctuations happen all the time, regardless of whether Canadians are willing to accept them. Nonetheless, technological advances could make these occurrences a thing of the past. >> Read More
Budget puts Island on good fiscal path
The PEI government deserves credit for getting back to balance. However, balance should be the first milestone in a fiscal plan, not the last. Too many governments achieve balance only to plunge back into deficit. >> Read More