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The real costs and benefits of ending poverty in Edmonton by paying a living wage

I have the pleasure of serving on the End Poverty Task Force for the Mayor of the City of Edmonton. I completed the following preliminary analysis to the key question: what are the real costs (and benefits) of ending poverty … Continue reading

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What I would advise Premier Rachel Notley on Monday

Some economic advice for Premier-designate Rachel Notley Take a balance sheet approach to managing Alberta’s assets By Mark Anielski Co-founder Genuine Wealth Institute EDMONTON, May 11, 2015/ Troy Media/ – If I were sitting with Premier-designate Rachel Notley this morning … Continue reading

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Albertans and Edmontonians could be happier: Alberta needs a New Economic Vision based on Well-being

This article was originally published on Troymedia.com April 26, 2015 It’s no fun being an Albertan: Alberta needs a New Economic Vision based on Well-being According to Statistics Canada, Alberta ranks 7th overall in life satisfaction in 2013 with PEI and … Continue reading

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Well-being impact investing: the dawn of a new era

February 21, 2015 by Mark Anielski Published on Troymedia.com Impact investing the dawn of a new era | Troy Media According to January 27, 2015 column in the New York Times by columnist David Brooks a new era is dawning … Continue reading

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Alberta continues to have a revenue problem

Mark Anielski April 2, 2015, Published on Troymedia.com April 3, 2015 as “Jim Prentice missed a golden opportunity with this year’s budget” http://www.troymedia.com/2015/04/03/alberta-budget-missed-a-golden-opportunity/ I had the pleasure of meeting the new Premier Jim Prentice at the November 2014 Premier’s dinner in … Continue reading

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