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Mar 8, 2018
Winter playground. Image: Benson Kua/Wikimedia Commons

No equality without universal child care

Martha Friendly
Susan Prentice
Morna Ballantyne
Without the publicly funded child care now commonplace in many countries, Canada lacks this essential pillar of support for women's equality.
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Sep 22, 2015
Photo: KMR Photography/flickr

Election 2015: The political economy of balanced budgets

Wenonah Bradshaw
The recent promise of four years of balanced budgets by the Mulcair-led NDP has irked progressive economists puzzled over the decision to eschew running deficits during a period of cyclical slow-down.
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Apr 27, 2015
Photo: Kat R/flickr

Budget 2015: The inequality budget

Lynne Fernandez
Rather than showing their fiscal responsibility by creating good jobs and investing in citizens, the Harper government has secured the position of Canada's richest.
Blog
Apr 10, 2015
Photo: Benedikt von Loebell/World Economic Forum/flickr

Balanced budget legislation will be disastrous for Canada

Louis-Philippe Rochon
Joe Oliver's latest musings about introducing balanced budget legislation represent the worst policy for Canada, and will doom us to European-style crises and rob future generations of prosperity.

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