Principles for getting Canada back to work and prosperity: New MLI paper by Mintz, Coates, Cross and Savoie

OTTAWA, ON (May 22, 2020): The COVID-19 crisis and subsequent lockdown have left Canadians facing a dark and uncertain economic future. As unemployment climbs, the bills pile up, and economic activity struggles, the decisions made in the next weeks and months will determine the trajectory of Canada’s economic recovery. In a new publication by the… Continue reading Principles for getting Canada back to work and prosperity: New MLI paper by Mintz, Coates, Cross and Savoie

Harsh medicine for the federal government’s COVID-19 hangover: Donald Savoie for Inside Policy

The ’90s deficit fighting solution of downloading won’t have the same impact this time. Federal spending and size of government need to be addressed, and politicians, not the public service will have to make the hard choices and take the risks, writes Donald Savoie. By Donald Savoie, May 6, 2020 Governments will soon be dealing… Continue reading Harsh medicine for the federal government’s COVID-19 hangover: Donald Savoie for Inside Policy

Donald J. Savoie joins MLI as our newest distinguished fellow

OTTAWA, ON (February 20, 2020): The Macdonald-Laurier Institute is pleased to welcome our newest Distinguished Fellow, Professor Donald J. Savoie – Canada’s foremost expert on how our government works. With a deep and wide career, Professor Savoie has had a long and profound influence over Canadian public policy for many years. As a Distinguished Fellow at MLI,… Continue reading Donald J. Savoie joins MLI as our newest distinguished fellow