December 29, 2014

National

Busted

This Week

LETTERS

Economy

Investing in extreme times

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National

Busted

Post-Ghomeshi, the spotlight now turns to an embattled, deeply dysfunctional CBC

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This Week

LETTERS

I found economist Paul Krugman’s declaration that the chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve Janet, Yellen, is “un-central-banker like” to be an observation surprisingly full of hope, boding well for the future of people in high places (“A human touch,” Newsmakers, Dec. 15).
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Economy

Investing in extreme times

It’s not just the weather that’s about to get more volatile for companies

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Economy

‘WHAT GIVES ME HOPE’

Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz on jobs, household debt and the economy

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This Week

Man for all seasons

Jean Béliveau is remembered not just for his glorious years at the rink but the stellar life he led away from it. Jonathon Gatehouse reports.

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AMERICA CAN’T BREATHE

Why a new racial crisis has exploded despite big gains under Barack Obama

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International

A plan to save the world

The United Nations set eight ambitious goals for 2015 to dramatically improve global health and welfare. How close it will come to hitting it targets?

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This Week

THE INTERVIEW

Director Peter Jackson on his last Tolkien movie, his favourite villain—and why his kids haven’t read Lord of the Rings

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Society//Education

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE OF READING

A new multimedia novel is tapping into students’ love of technology and film

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Society//Space

Pushing boundaries

Three very different missions are set to expand the frontiers of science

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