Philip Cross

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Name: Philip Cross
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

New BC Think Tank's Findings Remarkably Helpful to Clark

Resource industry success benefit us all, Resource Works says. Some more than others, I say.Resource Works' findings certainly work for Clark, seen here at 2014's LNG in BC Conference. Photo by David P. Ball.Boost production in B.C.'s resource industries ... [Published TheTyee.ca - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

My one takeaway from Mozcon 2014? #RCS

Philip Cross, head of SEO at DGM has just got back from Mozcon, ‘The World’s Best SEO Conference’ , and this is what he learned.OK, so there was more than one takeaway from Mozcon (quite a few more if my 50 pages of notes are anything to go by) and these ... [Published Marketing Magazine Australia - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Don’t be a hater, share the wealth

Re: the opinion column Harper was right to cut the GST.Philip Cross tells us “Canadians repeatedly elected governments that promised to reduce taxes, like the GST, no matter what the economic reasons,” and because of this Stephen Harper was right to cut ... [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Philip Cross, Taxes, Citizen
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

MLI’s Cross appears on CBC TV to discuss Labour Force Survey error

Macdonald-Laurier InstituteMacdonald-Laurier Institute - Canada's leading public policy think tankMacdonald-Laurier Institute Senior Fellow Philip Cross appeared on CBC and the Business News Network to discuss the implications for Statistics Canada of ... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Full Pundit: Are you young, partisan and mildly sociopathic? Canadian politics needs you!

FULL PUNDIT Our horrible politics Michael Sona is guilty in the robocalls affair. Now what? Michael Taube , writing in the Sun Media papers, cannot fathom the notion that “[Stephen] Harper and his senior political advisers had anything to do ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

StatsCan employee detected error after job numbers released

Last Friday, when Statistics Canada issued its stunning report that a paltry 200 jobs had been added to the economy in July, a single employee noticed his numbers didn’t match those that had been released.After flagging that discovery to his supervisor, ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Labour force error not related to cuts: StatsCan

OTTAWA—Statistics Canada says ongoing budget cuts played no part in the “human error” that resulted in a significant miscalculation in their latest jobs report.The census agency, which was off by almost 42,000 jobs in its July Labour Force Survey, has ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 2 reports

Despite error in Statistics Canada jobs report, data quality higher than ever: Cross in the Globe

Macdonald-Laurier InstituteMacdonald-Laurier Institute - Canada's leading public policy think tankWriting in the Globe and Mail , Macdonald-Laurier Institute Senior Fellow Philip Cross says the error in the Statistics Canada jobs report is not symptomatic ... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 3 reports

Statistics Canada error shows importance of data processing: Cross in the Post

Macdonald-Laurier InstituteMacdonald-Laurier Institute - Canada's leading public policy think tankWriting in the Financial Post , Macdonald-Laurier Institute Senior Fellow Philip Cross says that the Statistics Canada error in its job numbers is a reminder ... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Stats Can July jobs report pulled over 'human error'

Statistics Canada has identified the error in its July employment numbers, as federal officials say no new employment insurance claims are being processed as they wait for the corrected data to be released.Sylvie Michaud, director of the agency's general, ... [Published CBC Hamilton - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 2 reports

Albertans work most hours in the country says study

CBC News Sunday 3rd August, 2014A new study from the Fraser Institute says the work week in Alberta is the longest in the country. Workers in Alberta work an average of 35.1 hours per week, followed by people in Saskatchewan working 34.5 hours and those ... [Published Canada Standard - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

The Fraser Institute: Employers Innovating to Overcome Tight Labour Markets in Canada

) - Employers across Canada are employing innovative methods to combat labour shortages, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.The study, Do Labour Shortages Exist in Canada? ... [Published MarketWired - Jul 31 2014]

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"what's changed is not the reality at statcan, where, actually, the reality is data quality has been improving. what's changed is perception" Cross said
"the temporary foreign worker program has helped alleviate labour shortages in certain locations across canada and in certain industries. but the new red tape and increased fees will likely discourage many employers from participating in the program" Cross said

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New BC Think Tank's Findings Remarkably Helpful... [Published TheTyee.ca - Aug 22 2014]
My one takeaway from Mozcon 2014? #RCS [Published Marketing Magazine Australia - Aug 22 2014]
Don’t be a hater, share the wealth [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Aug 20 2014]
MLI’s Cross appears on CBC TV to discuss Labour... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 18 2014]
Full Pundit: Are you young, partisan and mildly... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 18 2014]
Cross discusses Statistics Canada error with th... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 18 2014]
StatsCan employee detected error after job numb... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 16 2014]
Labour force error not related to cuts: StatsCan [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 16 2014]
Despite error in Statistics Canada jobs report,... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 15 2014]
Whoops! Make that 42,000 July jobs, not 200, St... [Published Sundre Round Up - Aug 15 2014]
Statistics Canada error shows importance of dat... [Published Macdonald Laurier.ca - Aug 14 2014]
Error in jobs data weighs on markets [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 13 2014]
Stats Can July jobs report pulled over 'human e... [Published CBC Hamilton - Aug 13 2014]
What we can learn from Statistics Canada’s flaw... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 13 2014]
Harper was right to cut the GST [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Aug 13 2014]
Statistics Canada erred on jobs numbers, revisi... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 12 2014]
Alberta’s labour shortage solution: pay everyon... [Published Canadian Business Magazine - Aug 05 2014]
Albertans work most hours in the country says s... [Published Canada Standard - Aug 03 2014]
Albertans work most hours in the country, says ... [Published CBC Hamilton - Aug 03 2014]
There is such a thing as too much saving [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 01 2014]
Hardest working Canadians? Albertans work ‘exce... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 01 2014]
Employers Innovating to Overcome Tight Labor Ma... [Published WorldatWork - Aug 01 2014]
Employers innovate to overcome labour shortages [Published Canadian Manufacturing - Jul 31 2014]
The Fraser Institute: Employers Innovating to O... [Published MarketWired - Jul 31 2014]
The Fraser Institute: New Study on Labour Short... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 30 2014]
Canada Needs to Reject Radical Right Thinking [Published Huffington Post Canada - Jul 21 2014]
EDITORIAL · Wynne's budget bad for Ontario [Published Sun News - Jul 15 2014]
Andrew Coyne: Forcing Ontario’s chronic under-s... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 26 2014]
RGV-based drug traffickers plead guilty [Published KSAT 12 - Jun 07 2014]
Tim Hudak rejects economists’ criticism of his ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 04 2014]
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Full Pundit: Are you young, partisan and mildly... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 18 2014]
FULL PUNDIT Our horrible politics Michael Sona is guilty in the robocalls affair. Now what? Michael Taube , writing in the Sun Media papers, cannot fathom the notion that “[Stephen] Harper and his senior political advisers had anything to do ...
What we can learn from Statistics Canada’s flaw... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 13 2014]
The hullaballoo surrounding Statistics Canada’s announcement that an error had been made in the labour force survey estimates and a correction would be issued Friday is a reminder of the growing importance of data to our society and the need to preserve ...
Hardest working Canadians? Albertans work ‘exce... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 01 2014]
If there were any doubts that Albertans are the hardest working Canadians, a new Fraser Institute study puts them to rest. The study by Philip Cross, a former chief economic analyst at Statistics Canada, shows Albertans work longer weeks than other ...
The Fraser Institute: New Study on Labour Short... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 30 2014]
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 30, 2014) - On Thursday, July 31, the Fraser Institute will release a new study by Philip Cross, former chief economic analyst for Statistics Canada, looking at labour shortages across Canada. ...
Andrew Coyne: Forcing Ontario’s chronic under-s... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 26 2014]
Among the list of arguments advanced for the proposed Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP), which with the re-election of the Liberal government will now suck up $3.5-billion of Ontarians’ savings every year to invest on their behalf, efficiency was ...
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