Wednesday’s blog spawned a philosophical debate about the role of government, which wasn’t exactly unforeseen, given the topic at hand, not to mention my slightly right-of-centre fiscal views.
So let’s pick up on that theme, and get slightly more specific. Let’s discuss whether or not, or to what extent, the government should monitor, oversee, or limit the action of investors, in order to protect, or promote the “best interests,” of the public.
It’s a massive grey area, and a debate with no clear conclusion, I know. But it’s a topic that I think is going to gain a lot of steam in both Toronto and Vancouver…