How to tackle inequality and poverty in Canada

It is important to avoid structuring income-support programs in such a way that they provide a disincentive to taking low-paying jobs.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Canada Child Benefit is much more generous than its predecessor, the National Child Benefit, writes Michael Hatfield.The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

PUBLISHED :Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 12:00 AM

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