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Developing Nations: Our Future Depends on Them 
Text  Hatcher, Dr. Stanley, Developing Nations: Our Future Depends on Them, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1992), 21 Nov 1991, 224-233  The importance of a reliable source of electricity. Correcting the imbalance amongst nations and developing nations. Huge energy demands in conflict with a healthy environment. Population statistics and their implication for the future. Finding ample and reliable energy. A review of various energy...
Energy and a Sense of Balance 
Text  Edge, C. Geoffrey, Energy and a Sense of Balance, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1982), 15 Oct 1981, 36-57  A review of Canada's wealth of natural resources, similar to other parts of North and South America. Canada's difference lies in its political institutions and how they were developed, and the speaker outlines briefly and historically what those institutions are. The peaceful and constructive...
Canada's Multi-Billion-Dollar Projects: What Price? What Rewards? 
Text  Munro, The Honourable John C., Canada's Multi-Billion-Dollar Projects: What Price? What Rewards?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1982), 1 Apr 1982, 355-375  The government's approach to Canada's current economic circumstances. Some of the initiatives we must embark on together to achieve solid and sustained economic development in Canada. The speaker's various responsibilities. A plea to the audience to become active participants and partners in the...
Oil Markets: Their Impact on the Canadian Economy 
Text  Hennigar, Ross A., Oil Markets: Their Impact on the Canadian Economy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1982), 15 Apr 1982, 376-389  Oil markets and their impact on Canadian economic policy. Some of the implications of making oil the crucial pivot for Canada's national development and fiscal strategies. Five shifts in thinking with regard to oil, oil prices, and the oil industry. Emerging questions about self-sufficiency and...
New Directions for the Canadian Economy 
Text  Lougheed, The Right Honourable Peter, New Directions for the Canadian Economy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1984), 2 Jun 1982, 1-15  The need for a reassessment of current Canadian monetary policy and its relationship to interest rates. Some economic decisions Canada is facing over the next few months. Three main options and a number of related policy issues to be considered. Making a case for the second option and if not...
Let's Stop Shooting Ourselves in the Foot 
Text  Latimer, Radcliffe R., Let's Stop Shooting Ourselves in the Foot, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1984), 28 Oct 1982, 68-80  Canada's relations with the United States and how we are perceived by the business, government, and investment people in that country. The speaker's interest and concern in this subject because of the international nature of the company he represents and that, as a major user of investment...
Critical Issues with Respect to Energy Policy 
Text  Chrétien, The Honourable Jean, Critical Issues with Respect to Energy Policy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1984), 14 Apr 1983, 310-321  Objectives with respect to Canada's energy policy: energy security; fairness; opportunity. Meeting these objectives and what will be required to do so. The factor of OPEC price increases beginning ten years ago and how that changed the international economic order. Efforts to protect Canadian...
Bridges of Understanding 
Text  Orman, The Hon. Rick, Bridges of Understanding, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1992), 22 Nov 1990, 156-170  The speaker's goal of building a bridge of better understanding among Canadians. Why such bridge-building is needed. Healing our wounded national spirit. The world-wide concern about oil prices and security of energy supplies. The issue of Ontario-Alberta relations with regard to energy matters as...
The Oil Industry--Where Do We Go From Here? 
Text  Brockett, E.D. Jr., The Oil Industry--Where Do We Go From Here?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 29 Oct 1959, 55-63  Some background and history of the oil industry in Canada. The Borden Commission; its analysis of the present situation and its recommendations for future development. Recommendations with regard to the growth of reserves in Alberta and British Columbia and how best to increase the level of...
Roadblocks to National Unity 
Text  Miller, The Honourable Frank, Roadblocks to National Unity, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1981), 2 Oct 1980, 24-36  Address given on the day that Prime Minister Trudeau would hold a nationally televised press conference to announce his proposals for bringing home the constitution, and the day that the Federal Energy Minister Marc Lalonde and Alberta Energy Minister Merv Leitch meet to work out an energy-pricing...
Energy--a Sign of Future Tension 
Text  Kierans, Professor Eric W., Energy--a Sign of Future Tension, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1974), 28 Mar 1974, 299-307  The need for political leadership in a democratic society to interpret the needs, and the priorities assiged to those needs, of people. The difficulty of this goal in a rapidly changing environment. Energy and the abuse of energy as a sign of future tensions "unless we radically alter an ideology...
Canada-United States Relations in the Eighties 
Text  MacDonald, the Honourable Flora, Canada-United States Relations in the Eighties, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1981), 26 Mar 1981, 316-327  A look past constitutional reform to Canada's global position. A review of Canada's foreign policy and its implications for Canadians. International trade and the rise of protectionism. The current need to wait and see what the Reagan administration will do in the immediate future, and how it will...
The Future is Not What it Used to Be 
Text  Baird, Charles F., The Future is Not What it Used to Be, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1981), 30 Apr 1981, 382-395  An examination of some of the "major characteristics of change that will face Canada and the world in the 1980s." The economic future of the Western industrial countries is not optimistic in the medium-term outlook. Basic problems facing policy makers are "the high cost of unemployment and...
Energy and Government 
Text  McKeough, The Honourable W. Darcy, Energy and Government, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1974), 22 Nov 1973, 117-130  Areas of agreement and disagreement between Queen's Park and the banks of the Saskatchewan River in Edmonton, particularly areas of misunderstanding. The basic issue of price. Policies in the 1950s vs. what is needed now. Indexation and Economic Policy. Indexation in Private Enterprise and...
Arctic Gas: A Giant of Necessity 
Text  Wilder, William P., Arctic Gas: A Giant of Necessity, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1974), 24 Jan 1974, 181-191  The proposed Arctic Gas pipeline to transport natural gas from the North Slope of Alaska and the Mackenzie Delta. Costs and size of the project. Why Mr. Wilder believes the Arctic Gas pipeline is a giant of necessity for Canada, with details. Why it is important to residents of northern Canada....
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