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Data PLUS analysis? And it's free? Yay, StatsCan!

Published October 29, 2014 by Mark Bodnar

Those who have been part of one of our class presentations may have heard us talk about the need to "go to the source" when doing research -- always try to figure out who has the most direct access to the data you need AND would be likely to make it public.

When it comes to  data on the Canadian economy and society, that source is often Statistics Canada. Which brings me to today's Buzz item...

On the business of Hallowe’en (redux)

Published October 27, 2014 by Mark Bodnar

With just days to go until that special spooky night, it seems a good time to resurrect an old post: On the business of Hallowe’en.  Check it out for reports, analysis, and more on the monetary implications of all those ghosts, ghouls, and gremlins.


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