Alex Hemingway

Why a wealth tax on the super rich makes dollars and sense now

Canada needs a wealth tax on the super rich to rein in extreme inequality and contribute to crucial public investments in the wake of COVID-19. The crisis has shone a light on a simple truth: no...

Canada in danger of falling behind in the economic policy debate

U.S. politics have become a tinderbox of extreme inequality and nationalism, but the country’s continuing political crises are sparking major progressive economic policy proposals in response. Much...