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October 4, 2016

Queen's In The News Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Andrew, John S
  • Smith School of Business
  • Geography and Planning
CTV National Network News: Finance Minister announces closing of real estate tax loophole
CBC News Network: Impacts of closing tax loopholes on housing market
Dr. Andrew examines the announcement that the government will move to close a real estate tax loophole used by investors, and how this will impact the market.
Mabee, Warren CBC Radio: Debate begins on ratifying Paris Agreement
Dr. Mabee discussed the start of debate in the House of Commons on ratifying the Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Malsch, Bertrand
  • Smith School of Business
HR Reporter: Salary caps hit Ontario's broader public sector
Dr. Malsch discusses the pros, cons and utility of a new Ontario government framework that includes salary caps and performance-related payments for hospitals, universities, colleges, school boards and government agencies.
Simpson, Christopher
  • School of Medicine
  • Division of Cardiology
Kingston Whig-Standard: Summit aims to butt out cigarette use
Dr. Simpson discusses the Tobacco Endgame Summit, including its objectives and aims.
Scott, Jill Toronto Sun: Death of the lecture?; The sage on the stage must embrace active learning
Dr. Scott discusses the changing role of lectures in the post-secondary education experience.

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