Liberals should exercise caution when it comes to deficits

The government should set out a clear test for when to run budgetary deficits that is limited to sustained economic contractions at the national level, write the Macdonald-Laurier's Ian Lee and Sean Speer.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau will deliver the Liberal government's first budget on March 22. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By SEAN SPEER, IAN LEE

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, March 1, 2016 12:00 AM

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