poverty

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People at the bottom of the income distribution aren’t poor because people at the top are rich.


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Instead of seeing innovation as troublesome heresy, people came to see virtue in innovation.


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The unintended consequences of a $15 minimum wage

A 10 per cent increase in the minimum wage leads to, on average, a three to six per cent decline in youth employment.


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Minimum wage—good intentions not good enough

After Seattle’s minimum wage increased to $13 per hour, the total number of low-wage jobs declined by 6.8 per cent.


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higher minimum wage could hurt working Ontarians

The vast majority of minimum wage workers—85 per cent—do not live in low-income households.


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The program will provide a single person up to $16,989 per year in tax-free government transfers.

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The Fraser Institute's Economic Freedom of the World Report has ranked Venezuela dead last for the past four years.


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In Canada, the Alberta government put forth its own plan for a $15 minimum wage by 2018.