Blog Archive : 2016

Assessing Ontario's Fiscal Outlook

This report provides the FAO’s assessment of the Government’s fiscal plan as presented in the 2016 Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review.

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Cap and Trade: An Assessment of the Fiscal Impact of Cap and Trade

This report analyzes the fiscal impact of cap and trade, i.e. how cap and trade will impact the Province’s projected surplus/deficit.

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Economic and Fiscal Outlook - Update, Fall 2016

This report provides an assessment of Ontario’s economic outlook and the Province’s fiscal position.

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Home Energy Spending in Ontario: Regional and Income Distribution Perspectives

This commentary answers two questions: 1) on average how do home energy costs in Ontario compare across regions of the province? and 2) how much do Ontario households at different levels in the income distribution spend on home energy?

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The Funding of Postsecondary Education in Ontario

This commentary is designed to help Members of Provincial Parliament (MPPs) to better understand the evolution of Provincial funding of PSE.

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Assessing Ontario’s Export Performance in 2016

This report provides an assessment of Ontario’s export performance in 2016.

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Credit Rating Agencies Satisfied with Ontario’s Progress to Fiscal Balance

This note provides a summary of Ontario’s current credit ratings as well as some general background on the significance and implications of credit ratings.

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Home Energy Costs in Ontario

This commentary answers two questions: 1) on average how do home energy costs in Ontario compare with those in other provinces? and 2) on average how have home energy costs in Ontario changed over time?

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2015-2016 Annual Report

This report summarizes the FAO’s activities and provides an update on the FAO’s access to information and support provided to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

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Ontario’s Provincial Debt

This commentary explores the details and risks associated with Ontario’s provincial debt.

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