Canada’s Quiet Bargain: The Benefits of Public Spending

Source: Hugh Mackenzie and Richard Shillington, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, April 2009

The majority of Canadian households enjoy a higher quality of life because the public services their taxes fund come at a solid bargain, according to a new study by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA).

Canada’s Quiet Bargain: The Benefits of Public Spending responds to incessant calls for tax cuts and concludes public services make a significant contribution to the majority of Canadians’ standard of living – worth at least 50% of their income.
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