Protracted lockdowns slowly strangle the economic and social life of the country.
The provincial government contracted several private surgical clinics to help clear the backlog.
This fiscal year, the wage subsidy program will cost $4,100 per member of the Canadian workforce.
Governments in Canada are experts at imposing rules and regulations rather than incentives.
Since the 1970s, Canada’s spending-to-GDP ratio has always been larger than the ideal range to maximize economic growth.
Federal government spending is expected to increase by more than 68 per cent in 2020-21.
At $38,000, the benefit it begins to get “clawed back” at a rate of 50 cents on the dollar.