Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Never let a crisis go to waste

Never let a crisis go to waste. That was the catchy motto…

Yukonomist: What does your “new normal” look like?

As the immediate shock of the COVID-19 crisis wears off, it is…

Yukonomist: Cash is king during COVID-19

In normal times, economists will tell you to manage your long-term profitability.…

Yukonomist: A sudden squall on Lake Bennett

COVID-19 has hit the Yukon economy like a sudden late-afternoon squall on…

Yukonomist: Don’t be that person

Back in the Yukon’s early days, visitors were often astonished at how…

Yukonomist: Steering your business through COVID-19

While “proofing” your business against the impacts might not be possible, being prepared is.

Yukonomist: Budget 2020: Borrowing to keep the good times rolling

Another year of record government spending thanks to the distant taxpayers of Southern Canada.

Yukonomist: Silvertip, Covid-19 and the Yukon economy: Chapter 1

Covid-19 has just delivered a crushing head-down bodycheck to markets.

Yukonomist: We’re all in this together

We need to do better than the way the male candidate for the crown was treated

Yukonomist: Whitehorse through the eyes of an app

You probably don’t use an app to decide where to dine out…

Yukonomist: Three questions on Yukon Zinc and China

The case heard recently in Yukon Supreme Court is particularly troubling

Yukonomist: Forty @ Forty Below: Celebrating a 292-page legal text

If you put the UFA to music, it would be a multi-day Wagnerian opera sung by teams of lawyers.

Yukonomist: A parallel Siberian universe

If you’ve watched Werner Herzog’s fascinating documentary Happy People: A Year in…

Yukonomist: The beast in your basement

There’s a beast in your basement and its accomplice in your driveway

Yukonomist: A zero-carbon replacement for our LNG plant

Consider small, modular nuclear reactors

Yukonomist: Yukon risks 2020

It might not be a terrible idea to take advantage of quiet in January to update your emergency kit

Yukonomist: Moral philosophy and the electric Beaver

Don’t expect to see an electric Beaver soaring over Yukon traplines tomorrow

Yukonomist: Our fake fur Queen

The Queen says she won’t be using anymore real fur

Yukonomist: Dreaming of a green Christmas

How to keep the environment in mind this holiday season