Jason Clemens

NDP labour law change would further stifle investment in B.C.

British Columbia, like the rest of the country, must encourage business investment to spur economic growth as the foundation for economic recovery now and post-COVID. With its recent majority...

Horgan budget makes B.C. less attractive to top business talent

In light of the latest provincial budget tabled last month, it’s now clear that the current B.C. government, like its federal counterpart, is not interested in competitiveness – that is, making sure...

Tax burden: a clear and present danger to Canada’s prosperity

The idiom “the straw that broke the camel’s back” describes a minor or routine action that causes a large and sudden reaction because of the cumulative effects of many other small actions. This might...

Increasing the capital gains tax will decrease entrepreneurship and innovation in Canada

As the Liberal government finalizes its 2017 budget, there are increasing rumours that it might increase capital gains taxes. For a government squarely committed to improving economic growth and...

Uncertainty under Obama is killing the U.S. economy

Uncertainty makes economic calculations by businesses, investors, entrepreneurs and families almost impossible in many circumstances?