Food & Ag

The Relative Safety Of High-Yielding Stocks - 4 Names To Ponder As Interest Rates Plummet and Markets Waffle

We’re in a difficult period with the markets at the moment, as uncertainty surrounding U.S.- China trade talks is weighing heavily on stocks. With both sides throwing barbs and a resumption of talks not due until later this month, the pressure on the markets may very likely continue. With ...

Canada’s best credit cards for travel insurance

These days, nearly all credit cards include some kind of travel insurance. Like purchase protection, it’s an easy add-on to entice customers, but savvy Canadians know that not all insurance is created equal. Most travellers really only need to consider a few kinds of coverage: emergency medical, ...

Global markets: Five events to watch this week

It seems that so much happens in a given week these days. However, this week could be particularly momentous as we start to get answers on some key questions that have implications for global markets. Here are five events to watch: European parliamentary elections Elections will occur this week ...

Nail Biting Time For Equities, Green Shoots For Agricultural Commodities

Top or Consolidation for Equities? Agricultural Commodities Perking Up Following a Severe Sell-Off Grains Fully Supporting Price Action in the DBA Top or Consolidation for Equities? The S&P, like the other market averages, has been in a trading range since March. We will have to see how it plays ou ...

rough copy 1 of The economics of Fuller Employment in the Twenty-first Century

The economics of fuller employment in the twenty first century. By Harold Chorney Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, CEA annual meetings Banff, Alberta May 30 2019 (this version is minus the charts because of computer problems) The economics of fuller employment in the twenty first century Ev ...

What you need to know about disability insurance

Ten years ago, Janet Freedman was rushing out the door of her home for work. Her arms loaded with tax returns, she missed a step on the stairs on her front porch and fell, hitting her head on the concrete. When her neighbours found her, she was barely conscious, with her head trapped between her ow ...

Core Inflation Cools

The Conference Board of Canada Core Inflation Cools  Ottawa,May15, 2019—The Conference Board of Canada’s Principal Economist Alicia Macdonald offers the following insights on today's consumer price index data:  “Total inflation hit 2.0 per cent in April while core inflation growth de ...

Core Inflation Cools

The Conference Board of Canada Core Inflation Cools  Ottawa,May15, 2019—The Conference Board of Canada’s Principal Economist Alicia Macdonald offers the following insights on today's consumer price index data:  “Total inflation hit 2.0 per cent in April while core inflation growth de ...

Namedropping: Discovering Solid Titles for Your Special Characters

Namedropping: Discovering Solid Titles for Your Special Characters Often the auditorium had been dark except for a swimming pool area of light within the center on the stage. One among my all-time heroes, Joyce Carol Oates, was giving an guest chalk talk at my college, Michigan Condition Univers ...

Namedropping: Obtaining Solid Titles for Your Exclusive Characters

Namedropping: Obtaining Solid Titles for Your Exclusive Characters The particular auditorium seemed to be dark with the exception of a pool of light with the center on the stage. One among my all-time heroes, Joyce Carol Oates, was giving a guest spiel at my university, Michigan Status Universit ...