Economy

Published On: April 23, 2019
OPINION: The carbon-tax arguments made before the Court of Appeal last week demonstrate that climate-change policy has to be smart as well as aggressive.
Published On: April 18, 2019
Canada has become a global haven for laundering dirty money, particularly via its hot real estate markets. Some estimates put the numbers in the billions.
Published On: April 18, 2019
These entrepreneurs see business opportunities beyond the mere growing and retailing of pot products. But can the province really become a destination for cannabis-related tourism?  
Published On: April 12, 2019
The Agenda reviews its week of programming.
Published On: April 12, 2019
Ontario Hubs journalist H.G. Watson discusses what the PC government's budget has to offer for northern and Indigenous communities?
Published On: April 12, 2019
Opposition critics and the Treasury Board president evaluate the Ontario PC government's first budget.
Published On: April 01, 2019
The assumption used to be one home, one family. But as the population ages and home prices skyrocket, more Ontarians are considering the benefits of co-living.
Published On: March 25, 2019
The Agenda examines new measures in the federal budget to help first-time home buyers.
Published On: March 22, 2019
The Agenda reviews its week of programming.
Published On: March 22, 2019
OPINION: The centrepiece of the federal budget’s housing strategy is an equity-sharing scheme intended to help homebuyers afford mortgages. The big question is whether the feds will need provincial help to make it work  
Published On: March 18, 2019
OPINION: A new report from the Parliamentary Budget Office examines what the big provinces have done with funding from Ottawa. John Michael McGrath explains what the findings reveal about politicians’ promises.
Published On: March 13, 2019
ANALYSIS: New research suggests that we can farm fish without creating ecological nightmares. John Michael McGrath examines what that could mean for Ontario’s aquaculture industry.
Published On: March 11, 2019
ANALYSIS: The home-building lobby wants the province to override municipalities in order to make room for millions of new homes. The question, writes John Michael McGrath, is whether MPPs — and voters — are willing to entertain the idea.
Published On: March 06, 2019
The Agenda welcomes Catie Lamer, director of a TVO Original documentary, "Northern Gold," which the story of the northern Ontario's gold rush.
Published On: March 06, 2019
The Agenda discusses the past, present, and future of mining in Ontario and Canada.
Published On: February 27, 2019
The Agenda discusses what it would take to even out which parts of Ontario attract immigrants.
Published On: February 27, 2019
OPINION: Plenty of schools have underused parking lots. John Lorinc asks, what if we could turn them into housing?
Published On: February 19, 2019
Parag Khanna discusses his book, "The Future is Asian."