Canada’s job market still shows weakness below the surface

Econo-metrics: Wage growth may finally be improving, but the Bank of Canada will need to see a lot more of that before it raises rates again

A cure for Canada’s economic amnesia

A new project aims to resurrect long-forgotten Canadian economic data from the statistical dust bin. It’s about time.

The jobs that won—and lost—in the Harper years

Some occupations did wildly better than others, both in terms of the number of jobs and what they got paid. Here’s how they all stacked up.

Who says rising wages are bad?

Mike Moffatt on the up side of the skills shortage

Middle-class wages and how to give them a boost: An Econowatch roundtable

Stephen Gordon, Kevin Milligan and Mike Moffatt discuss


What’s happening to middle class incomes?

The news isn’t bad. The real issue is men’s wages.

The $100,000 club: Who’s really making big money these days

Canada’s new upper class: firefighters, police officers, teachers


The million-dollar promise

Your university degree may be worth less than you think

Why is the Bank of Canada holding interest rates firm?

Stephen Gordon says a surge in wages may be the answer

Midwives: Why aren’t we paying them more?

You’d never know how popular they are from their salaries

How much should professors make?

In my opinion, they’re paid well enough already.