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12 Myths about Jobs in British Columbia

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Ben Christopher and David Beers draw on the government's own statistics and a range of sources of analysis to debunk a dozen myths about where jobs are growing fastest, politicians' claims about how to create jobs, and more.

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A Dozen Myths about Jobs

What are the best ways to save or create good jobs in a place like BC? A lot of what we hear is bunk. First of two.

By Ben Christopher, 7 Sep 2011


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Six More Myths about Jobs

Rounding out our even dozen, reality checks on youth employment, corporate tax cuts, and more. Second of two.

By Ben Christopher and David Beers, 9 Sep 2011


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

By Christopher Cheung