Poverty

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

By MICHAEL HATFIELD

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

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