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Why Governments Can’t Stop Market Crashes

Published by under Economics

NEIL REYNOLDS Globe and Mail Update January 7, 2009 at 6:00 AM EST Vernon Smith, the American economist who won a Nobel Prize in 2002 for his laboratory scrutiny of abstract economic theory, demonstrated that you can’t end market crashes by imposing more government regulations. Born to a poor Kansas farm family on Jan. 1, […]

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Red Islands

Published by under Governance

In recent years, the day after every national election, the Toronto Red Star has published maps of the Ontario results. Ridings in which Conservative candidates won were appropriately coloured blue and ridings where Liberal or NDP candidates won were appropriately coloured variants of red; ie. deep pink or coral respectively. The October 2008 election map […]

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