Prairie Spending Patterns Show No Evidence of Child-Care Crisis – September 11, 2007
People spend more on their house pets than on daycare.
Subsidies at Root of Farm-Income Crisis – April 20, 2006
In the last nineteen years, OECD countries transferred a combined $US 4.79 trillion in subsidies to farmers. These payments have distorted incentives to growers and encouraged them to produce more than they otherwise would or produce what they otherwise wouldn’t.
Higher Prices, Fewer Choices – Manitoba’s Rent Control Failure – December 23, 2005
Manitoba’s rent control policies strangle the supply and quality of available apartments and unnecessarily increase their price.
The West's Biggest Provincial Government – September 1, 2002
If Manitoba's provincial government spending as a percentage of its economy were at the Canadian average, it would have to reduce its spending by $1.6 billion or increase the size of the economy by $8.6 billion.