New video tells how the Liberals’ 1995 budget started profound reforms, paid big dividends and should still be the model in 2012 MEDIA RELEASE OTTAWA, March 16, 2012 – As it prepares its 2012-13 budget, the federal government has an opportunity to balance the books, reform spending and give the economy a boost by learning… Continue reading New Video: Balancing the federal budget in one easy lesson
September 23, 2011, Ottawa, ON – In his speech to the Canadian Parliament, British Prime Minister David Cameron began by citing the Macdonald-Laurier Institute’s Managing Director Brian Lee Crowley and the Institute’s first book, The Canadian Century. He said, “As the author Brian Lee Crowley has set out, there is a strong argument that the 21st… Continue reading British Prime Minister David Cameron cites MLI’s first book, The Canadian Century, in speech to Parliament
The Canadian Century: Moving Out of America’s Shadow is now available in softcover for $25 (shipping included). It is also available as an eBook for Kindle (Amazon) and Kobo eBook readers. The softcover edition of The Canadian Century can be purchased for $25 through PayPal (use PayPal button below) or by cheque to the Macdonald-Laurier… Continue reading The Canadian Century is available in softcover and eBook format
When the National Post wanted to stimulate a debate about issues in the 2011 federal election, they devoted a half page to Canadian Century and asked “What would Wilfrid Laurier do? Click here to see the article in the National Post.
March 24, 2011, Ottawa, ON – The Macdonald-Laurier Institute’s first book, The Canadian Century: Moving out of America’s shadow, has won a highly coveted international think tank prize: the Sir Antony Fisher International Memorial Award for 2011, awarded by the Atlas Economic Research Foundation. Created in honour of Sir Antony Fisher, one of the founders… Continue reading MLI Best Seller Wins Top International Award
Click here to see a really cool infographic that gives an overview of the last 50 years of fiscal policy in Canada, placing the Redemptive Decade in context and showing the challenges still ahead if Canada is to claim its century.
MLI’s best-selling book, The Canadian Century: Moving out of America’s Shadow, remains under the watchful eye of the prestigious and widely-read Foreign Policy magazine’s writers. Yesterday, Joshua Keating cleverly made the connection between a recent McLatchy article and the lessons from Canadian Century. In a blog posting titled Canadian century watch he wrote, Over the… Continue reading FP Magazine keeping an eye on Canadian Century
MLI’s message of Canada’s ascendancy is gaining traction in the United States. The Wall Street Journal – the widest read newspaper in the US – highlighted Brian Lee Crowley, MLI and our best-selling book, Canadian Century, in yesterday’s edition. In a column based on the premise of that first MLI book, titled Emerging From the… Continue reading MLI and Canadian Century highlighted in Wall Street Journal
MLI Managing Director Brian Lee Crowley will be in New York on December 1st. He will be the guest of honour at a reception hosted by the Canadian Consulate at the State University of New York’s Levin Institute to discuss MLI’s best-selling book “The Canadian Century”.
MLI’s first book, The Canadian Century: Moving out of America’s Shadow has landed on the Hill Times list of Best Books 2010 in the Public Policy category. In the November 22nd edition of the HT, Brian Lee Crowley explains why Canadian politicians should read the book, in part because, “We decided that we would write… Continue reading Canadian Century one of Hill Times 2010 Best Books