Canada

Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world's second-largest country by total area. Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world's longest bi-national land border. Canada's capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. Beginning …

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DDN: Dundurn Press · 9 July 2024 English

remarkable life of world champion boxer Barrington “Tiga” Francis, who survived crushing poverty and violence in Jamaica’s notorious ghettos and the insidious racism of 1980s Montreal to emerge as one of Canada

Getty Images / Ken Faught Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication Title: Tiga’s tale : LCSH: Francis, Barrington. | LCSH: Boxers (Sports)—Canada—Biography. | CSH: Jamaican Canadians—Biography 83092—dc23 We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council Credit and Ontario Creates, and the Government of Canada. Care has been taken to trace the ownership of Printed and bound in Canada. Dundurn Press 1382 Queen Street East Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4L 1C9 dundurn


Mackenzie Institute · 3 July 2024 English

In a dramatic escalation of regional tensions, multiple countries, including Canada, Germany, Saudi Arabia, and...

regional tensions, multiple countries, including Canada, Germany, Saudi Arabia, and...


DDN: Dundurn Press · 2 July 2024 English

The story of the audacious showman who built the greatest carnival dynasty in North America.Enter the realm of the carnie king, Patty Conklin, the flamboyant founder of what would become …

courtesy of the Conklin family. Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication Title: Carnie king : LCSH: Conklin Shows—History. | LCSH: Carnivals—Canada—History. Classification: LCC GV1835.3.C66 T48 2024 791/.10971—dc23 We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council Credit and Ontario Creates, and the Government of Canada. Care has been taken to trace the ownership of Printed and bound in Canada. Dundurn Press 1382 Queen Street East Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4L 1C9 dundurn


Fraser Institute · 28 June 2024 English

Columbia has the highest marginal effective tax rate (METR) on all forms of investment (25.6%) in Canada. Imposing taxes on machinery and equipment means less investment, lower labour productivity, slower

rate (METR) on all forms of investment (25.6%) in Canada. • Imposing taxes on machinery and equipment means AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL Sources: Statistics Canada, 2023: table 10-10-0017-01. Percentage of tax revenues (IP) capital per worker since 2015. A number of Canada-wide factors have been responsible for the woeful impact of corporate, sales, and other taxes for Canada and 93 other coun- tries by industry and by asset Table 1: METRs by province and industry, 2020 Canada 14.7% 7.2% 15.4% 20.8% 7.4% 21.1% 22.9% 14.8% 15


Mackenzie Institute · 28 June 2024 English

(Written by Kate E. Todd. Originally published here at the NATO Association of Canada, republished with permission.) Canada, as...

published here at the NATO Association of Canada, republished with permission.) Canada, as...


Fraser Institute · 27 June 2024 English

Over the past 15 months, Canada'€™s previously tight labour market has softened considerably. The slowdown in the youth labour market has been particularly significant. From January 2023 to May 2024, the Meanwhile, the youth employment rate fell from 59.4 to 55.6 percent. The 3.8 percentage point decline in Canada'€™s youth employment rate since January 2023 is slightly smaller than the decline that occurred during

“Over several decades many governments across Canada have sought to boost youth employment but for decline in the hours worked by young people in Canada. And from January 2023 to May 2024, Canada’s youth


Fraser Institute · 27 June 2024 English

Over the past 15 months, Canada'€™s previously tight labour market has softened considerably. The slowdown in the youth labour market has been particularly significant. From January 2023 to May 2024, the Meanwhile, the youth employment rate fell from 59.4 to 55.6 percent. The 3.8 percentage point decline in Canada'€™s youth employment rate since January 2023 is slightly smaller than the decline that occurred during

3 percent over the same timeframe (Statistics Canada, 2024a). However, the effects of this labour market those aged 15 to 24 in less Source: Statistics Canada (2024a). 0.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 8.0 10.0 12.0 14.0 16 4.1 percentage points (2007–2009) (Statistics Canada, 2024b). The change in the employment rate for years 15 and over 20–24 years Source: Statistics Canada (2024a). JAN 2023 FEB 2023 MAR 2023 APR 2023 MAY landscape by writing “there is a general concern in Canada over the labour mar- ket conditions faced by youth”


DDN: Dundurn Press · 25 June 2024 English

A gripping noir mystery introducing artless young detective Patrick Bird, set in Toronto’s Parkdale during the tumultuous ’60s.“I didn’t kill her. I had the thought, the idea. What’s the saying? …

com/breakermaximus; streetcar: Roger Puta Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication Title: The road to heaven C813/.6—dc23 We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council Credit and Ontario Creates, and the Government of Canada. Care has been taken to trace the ownership of Printed and bound in Canada. Dundurn Press 1382 Queen Street East Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4L 1C9 dundurn


Fraser Institute · 25 June 2024 English

Affordable housing in cities is a major public-policy issue in Canada. Zoning and related restrictions on increased construction of multi-family housing in urban centres have been identified by the federal concerned that density will bring a diminished quality of living. In fact, urban population densities in Canada are relatively low compared to medium- and large-sized cities in other wealthy countries. Moreover

housing in cities is a major public-policy issue in Canada. ● Zoning and related restrictions on increased living. ● In fact, urban population densities in Canada are relatively low compared to medium- and large- Population Densities in Canada and Abroad—an Update Urban Population Densities in Canada and Abroad—an Update has emerged as a major pub- lic-policy issue in Canada, and zoning and related restrictions on the construction about how to improve housing affordability in Canada involves increasing population density in urban


NSP: New Society Publishers · 25 June 2024 English

Deep polarization in our society prevents us from working collaboratively to solve the problems we face. The Solutionary Way offers a practical approach, providing clear and achievable methods to bridge …

iStock: 1146828627 © Ksana-gribakina Printed in Canada. First printing June, 2024. Inquiries regarding Gabriola Island, BC V0R 1X0, Canada (250) 247-9737 Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication vaccine mandates were block- ing the busiest US–Canada border crossing between Windsor, Ontario, and


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