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Making regulation a competitive advantage

Published on: Sep 30, 2019

It’s long been recognized that competitiveness is key to economic prosperity. According to the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business international ranking, Canada fell from fourth to 22nd position between 2006 and 2018.

Canada has a competitiveness challenge—and a recent Business Council of Canada survey identified regulation as the single most important policy area for our governments. If we can create effective regulations that achieve the public interest with the least economic disruption, we can foster economic growth and improve the country’s standard of living. We can also reduce the regulatory burden Canada’s businesses face, improving our investment attractiveness and ease of doing business in the process.

Read Making regulation a competitive advantage to find out how we can help Canada turn its regulatory environment into a global competitive advantage—and spur business growth in the process.


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