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Was Tom Mulcair right about 'Dutch disease' economics?

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says the oilsands boom boosted the loonie and undermined manufacturing. 'It's by definition, Dutch disease.'

Was Tom Mulcair right about 'Dutch disease' economics?

Analysis: Tom Mulcair's 'Dutch disease' diagnosis was poor politics, but sound economics. Manufacturing jobs have declined to a new low, and won't bounce back easily (CBC News 14 April 2015)

How the Tar Sands Threaten Canada's Economic Fate A short course in Dutch Disease, deindustrialization and the Bitumen Curse.

Dutch Disease Spreads in Europe as Party Allegiances Break Down

Dutch Disease Spreads in Europe as Party Allegiances Break Down.(February 2nd 2015)

Research for the Real World - Weekly Update More Hope for Elms More good news in the fight against Dutch elm disease (DED); genome of Ophiostoma ulmi, one of the causal agents of DED, mapped. Read more in the Research for the Real World - Weekly Update.

Engraving with two views of a Dutch woman who had a tumor removed from her neck in 1689

"Seattle, in the Middle of Tech Boom, Tries to Keep Its Soul," by Nick Wingfield for the New York Times, 2015.10.8 | Dutch disease on Seattle's doorstep

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How to Find and Cure Dutch Elm Tree Disease