Expect modest growth in economy, federal budget reasonable, say experts

While the federal budget may have been predictable, it is reasonable in its forecasts, say experts.

Finance Minister Joe Oliver released the federal budget on April 21. Kevin Page said the budget document is backward looking rather than planning for the future. C.D. Howe Institute’s Finn Poschmann said ‘The budget was incremental, except with respect to family taxation.’ The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Denis Calnan

PUBLISHED : Friday, May 1, 2015 8:04 PM

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