Author Archives: John Robson

What’s the deal on Greek debt?

See my latest thoughts on the Greek financial crisis on the IRPP’s Policy Options blog here.
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Executive seduces legislature

The National Post just published my article on how legislators aren’t keeping the executive in line (or judges) and we aren’t making them do it. Politics isn’t a fun sport with orange, blue and red competing for supremacy. It’s about … Continue reading

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Madely in the morning, February 23

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Just how hot is it out there?

With the temperature a balmy -8 outside here in Ottawa, shortly to ease down to -19, I’m catching up on my NBC news feeds. It’s not pleasant.
I’m encountering subject lines (story headlines don’t always match the email teaser) like “15 … Continue reading

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Cold briefs

Here is today’s podcast. I’m cold, and annoyed.
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