Rent control would destroy apartment construction rebound in Ontario just when it’s needed most, CIBC economist warns

2017-04-04 Financial Post, and more

Financial Post's economic reporter Garry Marr writes about renewed calls for rent control in Ontario. CIBC deputy chief economist Benjamin Tal is quoting Assar Lindbeck, IFN, saying that “in many cases rent control appears to be the most efficient technique presently known to destroy a city — except for bombing.”

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