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First Name: William
Middle Name: B.P.
Last Name: Robson
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RePEc Short-ID: pro519

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Affiliation

C. D. Howe Institute
Location: Toronto, Canada
Homepage: http://www.cdhowe.org/
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Phone: (416) 865-1904
Fax: (416) 865-1866
Postal: 67 Yonge St., Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1J8
Handle: RePEc:edi:cdhowca (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Benjaming Dachis & William B.P. Robson, 2013. "Equipping Canadian Workers: Business Investment Loses a Step against Competitors Abroad," e-briefs 167, C.D. Howe Institute.
  2. Benjamin Dachis & William B.P. Robson, 2012. "From Living Well to Working Well: Raising Canada's Performance in Non-residential Investment," e-briefs 137, C.D. Howe Institute.
  3. William B.P. Robson & Alexandre Laurin, 2012. "Federal Employee Pension Reforms: First Steps - on a Much Longer Journey," e-briefs 140, C.D. Howe Institute.
  4. William B.P. Robson, 2012. "What to do About Seniors' Benefits in Canada: the Case for letting Recipients Take Richer Payments Later," e-briefs 131, C.D. Howe Institute.
  5. Alexandre Laurin & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "Ottawa's Pension Gap: The Growing and Under-reported Cost of Federal Employee Pensions," e-briefs 127, C.D. Howe Institute.
  6. Alexandre Laurin & Finn Poschmann & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "When Striking an Awkward Balance Means Striking Out: Budget 2011," e-briefs 112, C.D. Howe Institute.
  7. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "The Retooling Challenge: Canada's Struggle to Close the Capital Investment Gap," e-briefs 126, C.D. Howe Institute.
  8. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2010. "Disarmed and Disadvantaged: Canada’s Workers Need More Physical Capital to Confront the Productivity Challenge," e-briefs 107, C.D. Howe Institute.
  9. William B.P. Robson, 2010. "The Glacier Grinds Closer: How Demographics Will Change Canada’s Fiscal Landscape," e-briefs 106, C.D. Howe Institute.
  10. Alexandre Laurin & William Robson, 2010. "The Public-Sector Pension Bubble: Time to Confront the Unmeasured Cost of Ottawa's Pensions," e-briefs 108, C.D. Howe Institute.
  11. Colin Busby & Benjamin Dachis & William B.P. Robson, 2010. "Unbalanced Books: How to Improve Toronto’s Fiscal Accountability," e-briefs 103, C.D. Howe Institute.
  12. William B.P. Robson & Alexandre Laurin & Finn Poschmann, 2009. "Lasting Bang for the Stimulus Buck: Priorities for the 2009 Federal Budget," e-briefs 70, C.D. Howe Institute.
  13. William B.P. Robson, 2009. "Boomer Bulge: Dealing with the Stress of Demographic Change on Government Budgets in Canada," e-briefs 71, C.D. Howe Institute.
  14. Robin Banerjee & William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Give Canadian Workers the Tools to do the Job! Why Canada Needs More Robust Capital Investment," e-briefs 44, C.D. Howe Institute.
  15. William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Will C-36 Undermine CPP "9.9"? Benefit Enhancement and the Sustainability of the Canada Pension Plan," e-briefs 41, C.D. Howe Institute.
  16. William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Stuck on a Spoke: Proliferating Bilateral Trade Deals are a Dangerous Game for Canada," e-briefs 47, C.D. Howe Institute.
  17. William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Found Money: Matching Canadians' Savings with Their Infrastructure Needs," e-briefs 40, C.D. Howe Institute.
  18. Robson, William, 2006. "Accounting for and Thinking about Social Security Liabilities in Canada," Discussion Paper 285, Center for Intergenerational Studies, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  19. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing healthcare for an aging population: will demographics push Newfoundland and Labrador into a fiscal deep freeze?," e-briefs 153, C.D. Howe Institute.
  20. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: The Fiscal Challenge Quebec Has Yet to Face," e-briefs 149, C.D. Howe Institute.
  21. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Some Good News and Some Bad News for Saskatchewan," e-briefs 146, C.D. Howe Institute.
  22. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: British Columbia Confronts its Glacier," e-briefs 144, C.D. Howe Institute.
  23. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Does the Demographic Glacier Portend a Fiscal Ice-Age in Ontario?," e-briefs 148, C.D. Howe Institute.
  24. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Manitoba’s Looming Funding Gap," e-briefs 147, C.D. Howe Institute.
  25. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing the Cost of Healthcare for an Aging Population: Nova Scotia’s Healthcare Glacier," e-briefs 151, C.D. Howe Institute.
  26. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: Prince Edward Island’s $14 Billion Healthcare Glacier," e-briefs 152, C.D. Howe Institute.
  27. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: How Alberta Can Confront its Coming Fiscal Challenge," e-briefs 145, C.D. Howe Institute.
  28. Colin Busby & William Robson, . "Managing Healthcare for an Aging Population: New Brunswick’s $78 Billion Question," e-briefs 150, C.D. Howe Institute.

Articles

  1. Benjamin Dachis & William B.P. Robson, 2014. "Baffling Budgets: The Sorry State of Municipal Fiscal Accountability in Canada," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 397, January.
  2. Alex Laurin & William Robson, 2013. "Prudence and Opportunity: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2013," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 375, March.
  3. Colin Busby & William Robson, 2013. "Canada's 2012 Fiscal Accountability Rankings," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 373, February.
  4. Philippe Bergevin & William B.P. Robson, 2012. "More RRBs, Please! Why Ottawa Should Issue More Inflation-Indexed Bonds," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 363, September.
  5. Alexandre Laurin & William B.P. Robson, 2012. "Achieving Balance, Spurring Growth: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2012," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 344, March.
  6. William B.P. Robson, 2012. "Fixing MP Pensions: Parliamentarians Must Lead Canada's Move to Fairer, and Better-Funded Retirements," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 146, January.
  7. William Robson, 2012. "Ottawa's Pension Abyss: The Rapid Hidden Growth of Federal-Employee Retirement Liabilities," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 370, December.
  8. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "Impulse Spending: Canada's 2011 Fiscal Accountability Rankings," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 142, September.
  9. Philippe Bergevin & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "The Costs of Inflexible Indexing: Avoiding the Adverse Fiscal Impacts of Lower Inflation," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 322, February.
  10. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "A Social Insurance Model for Pharmacare: Ontario's Options for a More Sustainable, Cost-Effective Drug Program," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 326, April.
  11. Alexandre Laurin & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "A Faster Track to Fiscal Balance: The 2011 Shadow Budget," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 320, February.
  12. Benjamin Dachis & William B.P. Robson, 2011. "Holding Canada's Cities to Account: an Assessment of Municipal Fiscal Management," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 145, November.
  13. William B.P. Robson, 2011. "Don’t Double Down on the CPP: Expansion Advocates Understate the Plan’s Risks," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 137, June.
  14. William B.P. Robson, 2010. "Cutting Through Pension Complexity: Easy Steps Forward for the 2010 Federal Budget," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 126, February.
  15. Kevin D. Moore & William Robson & Alexandre Laurin, 2010. "Canada’s Looming Retirement Challenge: Will Future Retirees Be Able to Maintain Their Living Standards upon Retirement?," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 317, December.
  16. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2010. "Target Practice Needed: Canada’s 2010 Fiscal Accountability Rankings," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 129, May.
  17. William B.P. Robson & Colin Busby, 2010. "Freeing up Food: The Ongoing Cost, and Potential Reform, of Supply Management," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 128, April.
  18. Alexandre Laurin & William B.P. Robson & Colin Busby & Finn Poschmann, 2010. "Back to Balance: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2010," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 127, February.
  19. William B.P. Robson, 2009. "To the Next Level: From Gold Standard to Inflation Targets - to Price Stability?," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 285, March.
  20. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson & Pierre-Marcel Desjardins, 2009. "Stress Test: Demographic Pressures and Policy Options in Atlantic Canada," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 120, November.
  21. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2009. "Near Hits and Big Misses: Canada's 2009 Fiscal Accountability Rankings," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 117, April.
  22. Alexandre Laurin & William B.P. Robson, 2009. "Supersized Superannuation: The Startling Fair-Value Cost of Federal Government Pensions," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 122, December.
  23. Robin Banerjee & William B.P. Robson, 2009. "Faster, Younger, Richer? The Fond Hope and Sobering Reality of Immigration's Impact on Canada's Demographic and Economic Future," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 291, July.
  24. William B.P. Robson, 2008. "Safe Harbours: Providing Protection for Canada's Money-Purchase Plan Sponsors," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 110, January.
  25. William B.P. Robson & Finn Poschmann & Robin Banerjee & Colin Busby & Benjamin Dachis, 2008. "Steering Through Turbulence: The Shadow Federal Budget for 2008," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 111, February.
  26. Colin Busby & William B.P. Robson, 2008. "Off the Mark: Canada's 2008 Fiscal Accountability Ranking (also available in French)," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 112, February.
  27. William B.P. Robson, 2008. "Reflections on the Past, Present, and Future of Employer-Sponsored Pension Plans in Canada," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 34(s1), pages 1-6, November.
  28. William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Time and Money: The Challenge of Demographic Change and Government Finances in Canada," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 109, December.
  29. Reid S. Adrian & Yvan Guillemette & William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Missed Targets: Canada's 2007 Fiscal Accountability Ranking," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 100, March.
  30. Finn Poschmann & William B.P. Robson & Robin Banerjee, 2007. "Fiscal Tonic for an Aging Nation: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2007," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 101, February.
  31. David Laidler & William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Ill-Defined Benefits: The Uncertain Present and Brighter Future of Employee Pensions in Canada," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 250, June.
  32. Yvan Guillemette & William B.P. Robson, 2007. "Realistic Expectations: Demographics and the Pursuit of Prosperity in Saskatchewan," C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 107, November.
  33. William B. P. Robson & William M. Scarth, 1998. "Federal Debt Reduction: Choosing Paths," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 24(3), pages 356-362, September.

Chapters

  1. William B. P. Robson, 2001. "Six Pillars of Social Policy: The State of Pensions and Health Care in Canada," The State of Economics in Canada: Festschrift in Honour of David Slater, in: Patrick Grady & Andrew Sharpe (ed.), The State of Economics in Canada: Festschrift in Honour of David Slater, pages 183-224 Centre for the Study of Living Standards.

Books

  1. David Laidler & William B.P. Robson, 2004. "Two Percent Target: Canadian Monetary Policy Since 1991," C.D. Howe Institute Policy Studies, C.D. Howe Institute, number 20041.

NEP Fields

12 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (2) 2010-12-11 2011-05-30
  2. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (5) 2009-03-07 2010-10-30 2010-12-11 2012-01-18 2012-12-06. Author is listed
  3. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (3) 2010-10-30 2012-01-18 2012-09-09. Author is listed
  4. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2009-03-07
  5. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2009-03-07
  6. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (6) 2009-03-07 2010-09-11 2010-10-30 2012-01-18 2012-09-09 2013-11-16. Author is listed
  7. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2011-05-30
  8. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2009-03-07 2010-09-11

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