The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Bank of Canada ends provincial short-term debt backstop #nlpoli

The Bank of Canada will stop picking up provincial government debt effective 16 November, 2020, the Bank announced Monday. The move reflects “the continued improvement in the functioning of short-term funding markets and financial markets more generally,” according to the announcement. The last operation for the Provincial Money Market Purchase program will

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The Sir Robert Bond Papers: The state of news media in Newfoundland and Labrador – 1988 #nlpoli

Some observations on the state of the news media in Newfoundland and Labrador, circa 1988, from Dr. Susan McCorquodale,  “Newfoundland:  personality, party, and politics” in Gary Levy and Graham White, editors, Provincial and territorial legislatures in Canada, Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1989) Those who write about the relationship between

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