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09 May

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Video: Jennifer Keesmat on CBC TV’s On the Money discussing her Mowat Bold Idea

May 9, 2017 | By |

City of Toronto chief planner and executive director Jennifer Keesmat on CBC TV’s On the Money discussing her Mowat Bold Idea on the future of governance and finance in major Canadian cities. Read More

09 May

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Big Cities Need New Governance

May 9, 2017 | By |

Cities should represent progress. More than half of the global population now lives in cities and, according to the World Health Organization, this number continues to climb by 60 million people a year. The urbanization of our world should be a sign of our evolution as a species. But is it? Read More

22 Feb

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Health care is about sharing risk. Federalism in Canada should be too.

February 22, 2017 | By |

Universal health care in Canada is strongly attached to Canadian values such as equity, fairness and solidarity. Read More

11 Feb

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How the federal government can get more bang for its infrastructure buck

February 11, 2016 | By |

The new federal government has made major commitments to Canada’s infrastructure, including a plan to nearly double spending from $65 billion to $125 billion over the next 10 years.

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02 Dec

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Matthew Mendelsohn at Canada 2020

December 2, 2015 | By |

Mowat’s Director Matthew Mendelsohn discusses the potential of local governments in building Canada’s economic infrastructure and the findings in our research report, From the Ground Up.
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26 Aug

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What is the Council of the Federation, and why should I care?

August 26, 2014 | By |

10 years ago, Canada’s premiers created a new organization for provinces and territories to work together called the Council of the Federation. Here’s the TLDR version of what you need to know about it. Read More