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Public sector and their unions put on notice; Humourous commentary about ‘bubblebloggers’

Public sector and their unions put on notice I can’t help but think that the coming age of Canadian austerity will likely begin in Ontario.  After right-wing, union-busting Rob Ford captured the former liberal stronghold of Toronto with a ‘Stop … Continue reading

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BC real estate marketers getting desperate; Obama vows deficit cuts

BC real estate marketers getting desperate The city of Vancouver is still showing relative strength in sales with most recent data suggesting sales to new listings maintaining a steady 50% reading.  We won’t know how sales levels will be affected … Continue reading

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Survey of Forecasters data; From stimulus to restraint; China’s empty malls

Survey of Forecasters The Conference Board of Canada has released their 2011 survey of economic forecasters (subscription required) in which they surveyed economists about the growth prospects for the Canadian economy in 2011. The average analyst estimate for final 2011 … Continue reading

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