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BC's Crazy Timber Economics

In This Series

opinion

Wood Waste

Forestry Firms Burning Jobs

Why they'd rather torch timber than feed mills.

By Ben Parfitt, 29 Nov 2006


opinion

Wainscotting

Cutting Back on Adding Value

Quesnel mill that creates jobs with marginal timber is squeezed by softwood reform.

By Ben Parfitt, 30 Nov 2006


opinion

Mill Worker

How to Revive BC's Timber Jobs

Shift policies to encourage making goods with wood

By Ben Parfitt, 5 Dec 2006


Real Cities Give Their People Places to Pee

Public washrooms should be plentiful and accessible, says one scholar. And cities that do flush, flourish.

By Christopher Cheung