The Bank noted that the Trump-China trade war is causing a slowdown in many parts of the world.
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Women over 25 years old working full-time were hardest hit, with employment decreasing by 31,500 jobs.
A $50 per tonne carbon tax is not enough to significantly change consumer behaviour such as gasoline consumption.
Report recommends holding nominal program spending flat until 2022/23.
The Blue Ribbon Panel and the Kenney government face a daunting fiscal challenge.
When Ontario announced a modest reform earlier this year, groups lined up to defend rent control.
Ottawa’s federal carbon tax is set to hit $50 per tonne in 2022.
The annual cost to service the province's debt has hit $1.1 billion.