AREA9,984,670 sq km
GDP1,363,130 milion € (2013)
INFLATION1,8% (2014)
MEDIAN AGE41 years

Crazy for Trudeau

With his pro-immigration policy and G7 presidency, the dynamic prime minister is fostering dreams of Canada securing a new role on the global stage.
Gabriele Catania • Saturday, 30 December 2017 15:50

Welcome to Canada!

The Trudeau model: multiethnic and welcoming. Immigration is seen as a resource with selection based on merit and effective integration.
Matteo Laruffa • Friday, 30 June 2017 12:28

Unconditional Basic Income – From a Utopia to a Political Alternative

The idea is as simple as it is controversial: an Unconditional Basic Income (UBI), enough money to cover a person’s basic needs, would be paid out each month by the State regardless of whether or not a citizen engages in wage labour. Various conceptions and models have been more or less widely circulated and discussed since the 1960s. But wherever large-scale implementation has been proposed, UBI has always been dismissed as a starry-eyed social utopia.
Christian Lichtenberg • Thursday, 12 January 2017 14:36

A signature worth billions of dollars

The EU-Canada treaty simplifies trading in goods and services and guarantees Canada smooth access to the largest market in the world.
Gabriele Catania • Monday, 31 October 2016 13:03

The northern giant looks to the Arctic

Canada, an underestimated hydrocarbon and mining power, must develop an economy less reliant on its natural resources. The new government goes green.
Gabriele Catania • Thursday, 25 February 2016 12:20