Fraser Institute | James Alexander Michie

Late last year we released a study showing how a province, specifically Alberta, could eliminate the provincial portion of the capital gains tax to lower the overall capital gains tax rate an entrepreneur, business owner or investor faces. The paper outlined the many benefits of a lower capital gains tax. […]

Michael Moore APNews | James Alexander Michie

LOS ANGELES (AP) — What if alternative energy isn’t all it’s cracked up to be? That’s the provocative question explored in the documentary “Planet of the Humans,” which is backed and promoted by filmmaker Michael Moore and directed by one of his longtime collaborators. It premiered last week at his Traverse City […]

World Currency SchiffGold | James Alexander Michie

The Federal Reserve isn’t the only central bank cutting interest rates. In fact, the world is awash in easy money. The Fed met market expectations during the September FOMC meeting and lowered interest rates another 25 basis points. It was the second cut of the year and pushed the interest […]

Randy Smallwood, president and CEO of Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. Business Vancouver | James Alexander Michie

PRESIDENT AND CEO OF WHEATON PRECIOUS METALS CORP. WAS INSTRUMENTAL IN THE CREATION OF A DISRUPTIVE NEW MINE FINANCING MODEL Randy Smallwood is in a business that has a sizable carbon footprint — financing mines. He also travels a lot, which also produces a lot of emissions. But when he’s home, his […]