William B. P. Robson

C.D. Howe Institute

President & CEO

67 Yonge Street

Suite 300

Toronto, Ontario M5E 1J8

Canada

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (66)

1.

Canada’s Looming Retirement Challenge: Will Future Retirees be Able to Maintain Their Living Standards Upon Retirement?

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary Pension Paper No. 317
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jan 2011
Kevin D. Moore, William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
affiliation not provided to SSRN, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 68 (221,624)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Pension Papers, Canada, Pensions, Retirement Income, LifePaths, Statistics Canada, Registered Pension Plans (RPPs), Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs)

2.

A Social Insurance Model for Pharmacare: Ontario's Options for a More Sustainable, Cost-Effective Drug Program

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, No. 326, April 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 60 (152,644)
Citation 3

Abstract:

The Health Papers, Ontario Drug Program (ODB), Province of Ontario

3.

Freeing Up Food: The Ongoing Cost, and Potential Reform, of Supply Management

C.D. Howe Institute
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
William B. P. Robson and Colin Busby
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 59 (255,354)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Governance and Public Institutions, Canadian agriculture, supply management policy, agricultural production quotas

4.

Supersized Superannuation:The Startling Fair-Value Cost of Canadian Public Service Pensions

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 57 (301,054)

Abstract:

Fair-Value, Liability Discount Rate, Pension Fund, Public Accounts, Public Service Pensions

5.

Supersized Superannuation: The Startling Fair-Value Cost of Federal Government Pensions

C.D. Howe Institute
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 57 (277,745)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Pension Papers, governance and public institutions, fair-value accounting, defined-benefit pension plan

6.

Modernizing Private Pensions: Canada Responds to a Global Challenge

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 42 (352,730)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Pension Fund, Pension Policy, Private Pensions, Retirement, Retirement Saving, Saving

7.

Back to Balance: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2010

C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, No. 127
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Mar 2010
Alexandre Laurin, William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Finn Poschmann
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 32 (373,270)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fiscal and Tax Competitiveness, shadow budget, federal budget, federal deficit

8.

Managing the Costs of Healthcare for an Aging Population: The Fiscal Impact of New Brunswick's Demographic Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 198
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Jan 2015
Colin Busby, William B. P. Robson and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 31 (319,621)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

9.

Achieving Balance, Spurring Growth: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2012

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Apr 2012
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 27 (409,342)

Abstract:

Canada, Federal Budget 2012, Federal employee compensation, tax base, Crown Corporations

10.

Holding Canada's Cities to Account: An Assessment of Municipal Fiscal Management

C.D. Howe Institute Vol. 145, November 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jan 2012
Benjamin Dachis and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 25 (328,248)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fiscal & Tax Competitiveness, Governance and Public Institutions, Urban Issues Series, Canadian municipalities, fiscal management, municipal budgets

11.

Impulse Spending: Canada's 2011 Fiscal Accountability Rankings

C.D. Howe Institute
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Oct 2011
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 25 (400,536)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fiscal & Tax Competitiveness, Canada, Canadian provinces, fiscal accountability rankings

12.

Cutting Through Pension Complexity: Easy Steps Forward for the 2010 Federal Budget

C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, No. 126
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Mar 2010
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 21 (428,675)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Pension Papers, Financial Services, defined-benefit (DB) plan, defined-contribution (DC) plan, registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

13.

Ottawa's Hidden Deficit: The Widening Gap between Federal Government Pension Liabilities and Assets

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 406
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 20 (413,938)

Abstract:

Governance and Public Institutions, Pension

14.

A Faster Track to Fiscal Balance: The 2011 Shadow Budget

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, No. 320, February 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Mar 2011
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 20 (428,675)

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy, Canada, Federal Budget, Shadow Budget

15.

Managing the Costs of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Good — And Bad — News About Saskatchewan's Fiscal Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 197
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 19 (409,342)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

16.

Don’t Double Down on the CPP: Expansion Advocates Understate the Plan’s Risks

C.D. Howe Institute
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 18 (439,008)

Abstract:

Pension Papers, Canada Pension Plan (CPP), defined-benefit plan, Quebec Pension Plan

17.

Target Practice Needed: Canada’s 2010 Fiscal Accountability Rankings

C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, No. 129, May 2010, C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, No. 129, May 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 18 (444,167)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy, Canadian Federal, Provincial and Territorial Governments Fiscal Accountability Rankings

18.

Outliving Our Savings: Registered Retirement Income Funds Rules Need a Big Update

C.D. Howe Institute Ebrief 175
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Jun 2014
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 16 (404,949)

Abstract:

Governance and Public Institutions, Pension Papers

19.

Equipping Canadians for Success: A Shadow Budget for 2014

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 399
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 15 (449,378)

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy and Tax Competitiveness, Federal Budget

20.

The Costs of Inflexible Indexing: Avoiding the Adverse Fiscal Impacts of Lower Inflation

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, No. 322, February 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 Mar 2011
Philippe Bergevin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 13 (475,431)

Abstract:

monetary policy, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Bank of Canada, inflation control

21.

More RRBs, Please! Why Ottawa Should Issue More Inflation-Indexed Bonds

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 363
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Oct 2012
Philippe Bergevin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 11 (485,842)

Abstract:

Financial Services, Monetary Policy, Canada, real-return bonds (RRBs), Bank of Canada

22.

Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Prince Edward Island's $13 Billion Healthcare Squeeze

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 201
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Jan 2015
Colin Busby, William B. P. Robson and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 10 (444,167)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

23.

Capital Needed: Canada Needs More Robust Business Investment

C.D. Howe Institute e-Brief No. 179
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Jul 2014
Benjamin Dachis, William B. P. Robson and Nicholas Chesterley
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and Nuffield College
Downloads 10 (475,431)

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Innovation

24.

Baffling Budgets: Canada's Cities Need Better Financing Reporting

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 397
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jan 2014
Benjamin Dachis and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 10 (465,070)

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy and Tax Competitiveness

25.

Canada's 2012 Fiscal Accountability Rankings

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 373
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 10 (465,070)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy, Tax Competitiveness, Budgets, Revenue

26.

Fixing MP Pensions: Parliamentarians Must Lead Canada's Move to Fairer, and Better-Funded Retirements

C.D. Howe Institute Working Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 10 (480,728)

Abstract:

Pension Papers, Canada, pension reform, Pension Plan for Members of Parliament (MPs), federal employee pension plan

27.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Are Demographics a Fiscal Iceberg for Newfoundland and Labrador?

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 200
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Jan 2015
Colin Busby, William B. P. Robson and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 9 (428,675)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

28.

Managing the Costs of Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Alberta Can Confront Its Fiscal Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 196
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 9 (454,699)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

29.

Credibility on the (Bottom) Line: The Fiscal Accountability of Canada's Senior Governments, 2013

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 404
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2014
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 9 (465,070)

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy, Tax Competitiveness

30.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Alberta Can Confront Its Coming Fiscal Challenge

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 145
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 9 (459,888)

Abstract:

Heathcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population

31.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Ontario's Troubling Collision Course

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 192
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 8 (449,378)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

32.

La Gestion Des Coûts Des Soins De Santé Pour Une Population Vieillissante: Le Défi Fiscal Que Le Québec N’A Pas Encore Relevé (Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: The Fiscal Challenge Quebec Has Yet to Face)

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 149
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 8 (485,842)

Abstract:

Soins de sante, Healthcare, Aging Population, Quebec, Québec

33.

Ottawa's Pension Abyss: The Rapid Hidden Growth of Federal-Employee Retirement Liabilities

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 370
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Jun 2013
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 8 (480,728)

Abstract:

Pension Policy, retirement, investment, saving, RRSP

34.

Adaptability, Accountability and Sustainability: Intergovernmental Fiscal Arrangements in Canada

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 431
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jul 2015
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 7 (366,231)

Abstract:

Fiscal and Tax Policy

35.

Delivering Healthcare to an Aging Population: Nova Scotia's Fiscal Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 199
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jan 2015
Colin Busby, William B. P. Robson and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 7 (454,699)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

36.

Healthcare and an Aging Population: Managing Slow-Growing Revenues and Rising Health Spending in British Columbia

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 195
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 7 (454,699)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

37.

Bending Canada's Healthcare Cost Curve: Watch Not What Governments Say, But What They Do

C.D. Howe Institute e-Brief 185
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Oct 2014
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 7 (496,261)

Abstract:

Economic Growth and Innovation, Social Policy, Health Policy

38.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Does the Demographic Glacier Portend a Fiscal Ice-Age in Ontario?

C.D. Howe Institute E-brief 148
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 7 (470,220)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, aging population, Ontario

39.

Drawing Down Our Savings: The Prospects for RRIF Holders Following the 2015 Federal Budget

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief No. 210
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 6 (501,232)

Abstract:

Retirement Income and Saving; Pensions

40.

Prudence and Opportunity: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2013

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 375
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2013
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 6 (470,220)

Abstract:

Canada, Federal Budget 2013, Federal employee compensation, tax base, Crown Corporations

41.

By the Numbers: The Fiscal Accountability of Canada's Senior Governments, 2015

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 427
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Apr 2015
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (496,261)

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy and Tax Competitiveness

42.

Le Défi Budgétaire De La Population Vieillissante: Planifier Les Coûts Des Soins De Santé AU Québec (An Aging Population Fiscal Challenge: Planning for Healthcare Costs in Quebec)

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief No. 194
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Jan 2015
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (413,938)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

43.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Manitoba Can Confront Its Healthcare Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 193
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (506,168)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

44.

An Aging Population Fiscal Challenge: Planning for Healthcare Costs in Quebec

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 194
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
William B. P. Robson, Colin Busby and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (485,842)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, Seniors

45.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: New Brunswick's $78 Billion Question

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 150
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (506,168)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population, New Brunswick

46.

Healthcare for an Aging Population: Will Demographics Push Newfoundland and Labrador into a Fiscal Deep Freeze?

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 153
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (506,168)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population, Newfoundland, Labrador

47.

Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Some Good News and Some Bad News for Saskatchewan

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 146
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (511,098)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population, Saskatchwan

48.

Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: British Columbia Confronts its Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute E-brief 144
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 5 (501,232)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy Health Policy, aging population, British Columbia

49.

Ottawa's Secret Debt: The Burden and Risks of Federal Employee Pensions

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief No. 208
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 May 2015
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 4 (496,261)

Abstract:

Retirement Income and Saving; Pensions

50.

Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: The Fiscal Challenge Quebec Has Yet to Face

C.D. Howe Institute E-brief 149
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 4 (506,168)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Health Policy, Healthcare, aging population, Quebec

51.

Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Nova Scotia's Healthcare Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 151
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 4 (506,168)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population, Nova Scotia

52.

Healthcare for an Aging Population: Prince Edward Island's $14 Billion Healthcare Glacier

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 152
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 4 (515,819)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population, Prince Edward Island

53.

Challenges, Growth and Opportunity: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2015

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 423
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Apr 2015
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 3 (496,261)

Abstract:

Fiscal Policy, Tax Competitiveness

54.

Equipping Canadian Workers: Business Investment Loses a Step Against Competitors Abroad

C.D. Howe Institute E-brief 167
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Nov 2013
Benjamin Dachis and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 3 (524,851)

Abstract:

Economic Growth and Innovation

55.

Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Manitoba's Looming Funding Gap

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief 147
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2013
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 3 (496,261)

Abstract:

Healthcare, Social Policy, Health Policy, Aging Population, Manitoba

56.

Premium Compensation: The Ballooning Cost of Federal Government Employees

C.D. Howe Institute e-brief No. 258
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 May 2017
Alexandre Laurin and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (501,232)

Abstract:

Retirement Saving and Income

57.

Numbers You Can Trust? The Fiscal Accountability of Canada's Senior Governments, 2017

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 476
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
William B. P. Robson and Colin Busby
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (529,367)

Abstract:

Fiscal and Tax Policy

58.

Bigger CPP, Bigger Risks: What 'Fully Funded' Expansion Means and Doesn't Mean

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 256
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (529,367)

Abstract:

Retirement Saving and Income

59.

Equipment Failure: Feeble Business Investment Costs Canadians Their Competitive Edge

C.D. Howe Institute e-Brief 255
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Mar 2017
William B. P. Robson, Aaron Jacobs and Benjamin Dachis
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (520,357)

Abstract:

Innovation and Business Growth

60.

Two Sets of Books at City Hall? Grading the Financial Reports of Canada's Cities

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 460
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Nov 2016
Benjamin Dachis, William B. P. Robson and Jennifer M Tsao
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (529,367)

Abstract:

Public Governance and Accountability

61.

Healthcare Spending Decelerating? Not so Fast!

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 246
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Sep 2016
William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (506,168)

Abstract:

Health Policy

62.

Worse Than It Looks: The True Burden and Risks of Federal Employee Pension Plans

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 449
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 May 2016
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (485,842)

Abstract:

Retirement Income and Saving

63.

Controlling the Public Purse: The Fiscal Accountability of Canada's Senior Governments, 2016

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 448
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Apr 2016
Colin Busby and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (480,728)

Abstract:

Fiscal and Tax Policy

64.

Where the Bucks Stop: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2016

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 447
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
William B. P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (465,070)

Abstract:

Fiscal and Tax Policy

65.

A Crisis of Capital: Canadian Workers Need More Tools, Buildings and Equipment

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 223
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Dec 2015
Benjamin Dachis, William B. P. Robson and Aaron Jacobs
C.D. Howe Institute, C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (501,232)

Abstract:

Innovation and Business Growth

66.

Building Better Budgets: Canada's Cities Should Clean Up Their Financial Reporting

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 439
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Benjamin Dachis and William B. P. Robson
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 0 (376,953)

Abstract:

Public Governance and Accountability