The collateral damage from Ontario’s greenbelt

Benefits come at the expense of farmers’ retirement and housing prices

The collateral damage from Ontario’s greenbeltDownload The collateral damage from Ontario's greenbelt By Kenneth P. Green, Ian Herzog and Josef Filipowicz The Fraser Institute CALGARY, AB, Jan 27, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Canada’s largest cities are growing rapidly and what were once sparsely populated rural areas are quickly becoming city neighbourhoods. Driving north of Toronto, for example, brings you through…

A regional carbon tax for Metro Vancouver is a bad idea

It is a de facto cash grab that will impose serious costs on the region's economy

A regional carbon tax for Metro Vancouver is a bad ideaBy Ian Herzog and Charles Lammam The Fraser Institute VANCOUVER, BC, Jun 23, 2014/ Troy Media/ - A group of Metro Vancouver mayors recently unveiled the details of an ambitious public transit expansion plan with a price tag of $7.5 billion for new capital and an extra $800 million for annual operations. For near term…