Keith Halliday

Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: We may not be thinking big enough

Put down your coffee, hold onto something to steady yourself, and read…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
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Yukonomist: A bold idea from New Zealand for our housing supply

At the debate during last month’s municipal election in Whitehorse, a number…

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Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Prescribing a major health care shake up

The Yukon’s health system is a key part of our quality of…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Crunchy conundrums for Yukon cereal bowls — calculating your breakfast’s carbon footprint

Shopping is getting harder, and I don’t mean because pandemic supply chain…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Graphics from Klondike, The Lost Expedition. (Screengrab)

Yukonomist: Gaming the Klondike

Tired of playing online solitaire at work? Why not try Klondike: The…

Graphics from Klondike, The Lost Expedition. (Screengrab)
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Housing crisis sparks building boom, but is it enough?

Yukon home builders are responding to the price signals coming out of…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: The missing 1,100

Navigating COVID-19 continues to be like skiing crud with fogged goggles. The…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Canola to your furnace’s rescue?

Like the Faro mine, your environmentally-challenged oil furnace will be surprised to…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Ben Charland and Alita Powell in a scene from Larrikin Entertainment’s production of The Resurrectionists at the Yukon Arts Centre. The play runs until Oct. 16. Go to yukontickets.com for more info. (Mike Thomas/Yukon Arts Centre)

REVIEW: The Resurrectionists kills on the Yukon stage

The Larrikin Entertainment production is playing in Whitehorse, Watson Lake, Atlin, Haines Junction and Dawson City

Ben Charland and Alita Powell in a scene from Larrikin Entertainment’s production of The Resurrectionists at the Yukon Arts Centre. The play runs until Oct. 16. Go to yukontickets.com for more info. (Mike Thomas/Yukon Arts Centre)
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Yukonomist: A firewood shortage in the middle of the forest

The Wall Street Journal is a fine newspaper, but its Markets section…

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Yukonomist: Your Yukon life list

After another topsy-turvy and financially painful summer, Yukon wilderness operators are wondering…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

YUKONOMIST: Yukon amplified in Ottawa

If you read Imperialism by Lenin or more recent critics of global…

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Yukonomist: The Liberal and Green election platforms for the Yukon

Last week we looked at the NDP and Conservative election platforms and…

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Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: The Yukon angle in the NDP and Tory election platforms

Elections are like Christmas for wonks. Instead of presents, Santa leaves brightly…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Keith Halliday

The Delta variant and Yukon elections

Elections are decided by the people who actually show up to vote.…

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Back to The Yukon

It was a bizarre 18-year episode, but at least it’s over. Two…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: The importance of independence

What do bureaucratic org charts have to do with fighting the pandemic?…

Yukonomist Keith Halliday
Yukonomist Keith Halliday

Yukonomist: Minimum wage just one part of the puzzle

The Liberal-NDP alliance raised the Yukon’s minimum wage, effective Aug. 1, to…

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Yukonomist: Disasters and the digital citizen

Social media is transforming not just how we engage politically or waste…

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Yukonomist: Who should pay for the new city hall?

Readers reacted vividly to my recent column on the City of Whitehorse’s…

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