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The Limits of Regulation

...thoughts on the conversation. By Tom Flanagan At the present time, regulation of electoral finance for federal political parties consists of the following main elements, all of which seem to...

Date: Friday March 16, 2018


...regulation imposed by London and environmental regulation by the European Union. Privatization followed the consolidation of water providers in the 1970s. By comparison, Canada maintains a myriad of small, local,...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...governance to bring these stakeholders together. Topics of investment, talent development, open data initiatives, standards, incentives and regulation should be discussed with two intentions: · The development of a national...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016

Bringing Innovation to Life: Innovation-Based Growth In Canadian Life Sciences

Canada’s economic future will be driven by globally competitive companies working at the forefront of knowledge and technology. These companies are built on innovation and skills, cornerstones of economic growth and prosperity. Canada enjoys significant advantages in these areas, but must not be complacent as countries around the world are driving their own economic growth through significant investments in research, innovation and skills.

Date: Wednesday January 3, 2018

PANEL 1 — Canada’s unique chance for growth: Attract return-hungry global investors to badly needed… environment. We’ve got to sell that.” Another way to drive growth is to examine where competition might be impeded by some types of regulation, he said, naming the airline...

Date: Monday October 17, 2016

Canada Growth Summit: Bold ideas and untapped opportunities

...they must also provide consumer value and be user-friendly. To keep up with trends in other countries, regulation should be redefined as an innovation enabler instead of a risk management...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016

New PPF report calls for caps on political donations to third parties subjecting them to the same level of regulation. Transparent and Level: Modernizing Political Financing in Canada recommends only eligible voters be allowed to donate to the electoral system, and...

Date: Wednesday March 14, 2018

Serge Dupont

...and application of federal regulation applying to major natural resources projects in Canada. Serge joined NRCan in June 2008 as associate deputy minister to lead the restructuring of Atomic Energy...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Party Financing in Canada: Perpetually New Challenges

...enforcement must be tight enough to inhibit undue influence but loose enough to accommodate emerging, legitimate methods of communication. Canadian parliaments and the courts have determined that some regulation of...

Date: Friday March 16, 2018

Options for a Canada-China FTA Negotiation Strategy

...intellectual property protection, FDI regulation and screening, export controls, SOEs and competition policy and dispute settlement. In conclusion, this background note suggests serious consideration of a step-by-step approach in negotiating...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

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