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  1. Acadia University
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  2. Age of Austerity
    Capital, the Financial Crisis and the State in Canada

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2016
    The financial and economic crisis of 2008 has left a continuing legacy on social welfare, showing up in slow economic growth, unemployment and underemployment, and increasing social conflict. In the debate over the future of the world economy, many foresee a long depression, and the intensification of neoliberal austerity. Geoffrey McCormack and Thom Workman's new book is concerned with Canada's unique economic and social history over the period of neoliberalism, including the financial and economic crisis of 2008.
  3. "As the Screw Turns"
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1968
  4. Behind the Numbers
    A blog from the CCPA

    Resource Type: Website
    Commentary on issues that affect Canadians, including the economy, poverty, inequality, climate change, budgets, taxes, public services, and employment.
  5. Beware of Basic Income
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2016
    Wouldn't it be great to get a cheque every month just for being you? This is the sweet, fuzzy vision the Ontario and federal Liberals are counting on to sell their latest idea, a basic income. Just this year, the Ontario government laid the groundwork for a pilot project to test the idea. Any actual large-scale program is far off into the future, however, and that's a good thing. We need to take a hard look at the idea, especially in Liberal clothing.
  6. Brandon University
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  7. The Business Page
    How To Read It and Understand the Economy

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1980
  8. Canada Since 1960: A People's History
    A Left Perspective on 50 Years of Politics, Economics and Culture

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2016
    An account of the most important developments in Canadian history from the 1960s to today, seen through the eyes of Canadian Dimension magazine.
  9. Canada Yearbook - 1976 - 1977
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1977
  10. Canadian Facts and Figures
    A Graphic Look at What Happens in Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1982
  11. Canadian Federation of Agriculture
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  12. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 2, Number 5 - December 1977

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1977
  13. Canadian Policy Research Networks (CPRN)
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  14. Capitalism and the National Question in Canada
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1972
    Essays examining a variety of questions about Canada's past, from a Marxist perspective.
  15. Cities and the Wealth of Nations
    Principles of Economic Life

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1984
    Jacobs argues that virtually all economic life, no matter how geographically remote from cities, depends on cities to maintain it or change it.
  16. CNSP Review 1974-75; Canada in an International Context
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1976
    An analysis of developments in Canadian society based on newspaper coverage.
  17. Connexions
    Volume 7, Number 3 - July 1982 - Prairie Region/Region des Prairies

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1982
  18. Connexions Library: Canada Focus
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on Canada.
  19. Corporate Power and Canadian Capitalism
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1986
    Carroll looks at the accumulation of capital in Canada since the Second World War. Most of the book is devoted to tracing actual patterns of corporate ownership and intercorporate relationships.
  20. Falling Behind
    The State of Working Canada, 2000

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2000
    An accessible collation of data and analysis, analyzed from a progressive perspective, about the social and economic realities of working people in Canada.
  21. Free Trade and the New Right Agenda
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1988
    A useful snapshot of the 'free trade' debate at the time of the 1988 Free Trade Agreement between the United States and Canada.
  22. A Guide to Current Analysis of the Canadian Economy
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1988
  23. How it all adds up
    $4 billion more flows out than comes back in - and that has to change if the city is to stay healthy, critics say

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2002
    A discussion of Toronto's position within the Canadian economy, and an argument that given its' status as 'economic powerhouse' for the country, that perhaps some additional re-investment into the city is warranted.
  24. Imperialism, Nationalism, and Canada.
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1977
    Interpretations of Canada's status in the system of world imperialism and the internal dynamics of class, race, and region within the Canadian national state.
  25. Mawer Investment Management Ltd.
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  26. Pensions Under Attack
    What's behind the push to privatize public pensions

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2001
    Townson discusses the forces behind the drive to privatize public pensions and its impact on the financial security of seniors. In doing so, she traces a history from Pinochet's Chile to Thatcher's Great Britain to critique Canada's move toward privatization.
  27. Poverty in Wealth
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1976
    A critique of existing poverty research in Canada.
  28. The Quick and The Dead
    Brian Mulroney, Big Business And The Seduction Of Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
    McQuaig argues that since 1984, there has been a systematic transfer of power in Canada from the democratically elected government to the private sector.
  29. Reclaiming the Canadian economy
    A Sweddish approach through functional Socialism

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1970
  30. Retreat From Governance
    Canada and the Continental-International Challenge

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1989
  31. Shooting the Hippo
    Death by Deficit and Other Canadian Myths

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1995
    An examination of how economic policies systematically favour the interests of the rich while pretending to be for the common good.
  32. Sign Crimes/Road Kill
    From Mediascape to Landscape

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
    A collection of thirty short essays by Joyce Nelson, a writer specializing in the politics of the mass media.
  33. Silent Surrender
    The multinational corporation in Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1970
    Levitt examines the historical background of foreign investment in Canada, its acceleration since the Second World War, and the nature of the intrusion into a sovereign state of the multinational corporation. she argues that recolonization by U.S. international corporations is rapidly transforming Canada into the world's richest under-developed country.
  34. Some Reflections on the Evolution of Canada's Political Economy
    and its Implications on its Families and Communities

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1979
    This position statement by the Vanier Institute is originally published in the January 1979 issue of their newsletter Transition.
  35. Sources.com
    Portal for Journalists and Writers - The directory for reporters, writers, editors and researchers

    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Sources is an information portal for journalists, freelance writers, news editors, authors, researchers and journalism students -- and a resource for organizations, institutions, businesses, and individuals who want to get media coverage of their expertise and their views on newsworthy topics.
    Journalists: Use Sources to find experts, media contacts, spokespersons, scientists, lobbyists, officials, speakers, university professors, researchers, newsmakers, CEOs, executive directors, media relations contacts, spokespeople, talk show guests, PR representatives, Canadian sources, story ideas, research studies, databases, universities, colleges, associations, businesses, government, research institutions, lobby groups, non-government organizations (NGOs), in Canada and internationally.
    Newsmakers: Use Sources to raise your profile and get media coverage. Sources is a powerful tool which complements and magnifies your other efforts to publicize yourself. See www.sources.com/Profile.htm, fill out the membership form, or call 416-964-7799.
  36. Spirit of the Wolf
    The Environment and Canada's Future: Volume 1

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
  37. Strategies for Canadian Economic Self-Reliance
    Resource Type: Book
  38. Towards a Canadian Economy
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1995
  39. Underdevelopment in Canada
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1977
    A collection of articles analyzing underdevelopment in Canada in historical and economic terms.
  40. Who do we try to rescue today?
    Canada under corporate rule

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2000
    A collection of essays discussing aspects of the role of corporations in late-20th-century Canada.

Experts on Canadian Economy in the Sources Directory

  1. Todd Almasi
  2. Canadian Encyclopedia
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