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  • Governing the Future:<br/>The need for standards for digital labour platforms

    Governing the Future:
    The need for standards for digital labour platforms

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  • New Rules for the Game: Rebooting Canada’s competition regime for the digital economy

    New Rules for the Game: Rebooting Canada’s competition regime for the digital economy

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  • Official Bilingualism at 50:  Are we taking full advantage of Canada’s linguistic duality?

    Official Bilingualism at 50: Are we taking full advantage of Canada’s linguistic duality?

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  • Announcement from The Mowat Centre

    Announcement from The Mowat Centre

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April 29, 2019

Announcement from The Mowat Centre

The Mowat Centre would like to inform its many partners and supporters that, as the result of the cancellation of its funding agreement with the Government of Ontario, it will soon be closing. We are currently in the process of completing our final projects, and we expect to cease operations no later than June 30, 2019. Specific Mowat Centre initiatives relating to the not-for-profit sector and education and skills will continue but will be relocated within other agencies.

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MAY 28, 2019

New Rules for the Game

Rebooting Canada’s competition regime for the digital economy

What is the future of competition in the new digital economy and how well-prepared for this future are Canada and its governments? Mowat’s latest report cuts through superficial narratives that currently surround these questions to take a more in-depth look at the policy reality.

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2019 Survey of Canadians

How are Canadians today viewing the federation? Six leading research organizations from across the country have come together to conduct one of the country’s largest and more comprehensive studies of public opinion about the Canadian federation. The survey of 5,732 Canadians provides a unique window into the attitudes and priorities of Canadians in all 13 provinces and territories, as well as an oversample of Indigenous Peoples (First Nations, Métis and Inuit). Many of the questions included on the survey were drawn from previous national surveys stretching back to the 1980s, providing a valuable basis for understanding how public opinion has changed (or not) over time.

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TLDR

Governing the Future: The need for standards for digital labour platforms

Governing the Future: The need for standards for digital labour platforms

In recent years, digitization has transformed our lives in significant ways – from the way we shop, to how we interact with others, to our working habits. The fact that many of these often transactional activities are now facilitated via digital platforms represents a critical shift in our economy and society.
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Governing the Future: Creating standards for artificial intelligence and algorithms

Governing the Future: Creating standards for artificial intelligence and algorithms

The use of artificial intelligence (AI) and algorithms is spreading rapidly across sectors. This includes areas as diverse as immigration application processing, predictive policing, and the pricing of goods and services online.
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Media

What can be done to eliminate work stress? Sunil Johal on CBC's The National

What can be done to eliminate work stress? Sunil Johal on CBC’s The National

Sunil Johal on CBC's The National discussing healthy work-life balance and potential ways forward with inclusive sustainable workplaces.
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Mowat Opinion

A taxing problem: Canadian cities desperately need new sources of revenue

A taxing problem: Canadian cities desperately need new sources of revenue

Canada’s municipalities are at the forefront of delivering a growing array of vital services to citizens, ranging from affordable housing, transit and child care to managing more than a trillion dollars of infrastructure.
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