Canada needs a prosperous Ontario

Ontario’s poor economic performance is dragging down Canada’s economy.
A Fraser Institute study, Can Canada Prosper without a Prosperous Ontario?, examines Ontario’s shift from the economic engine of Canada to a “have not” province that received $3.2 billion in equalization payments from Canadian taxpayers in 2013/14.
Because of Ontario’s immense size and population, and because the Canadian economy is highly integrated, what happens in Ontario significantly affects Canada’s national economy. An economically stronger Ontario means an economically stronger Canada.
Read the full study at: bit.ly/1ySDSZZ

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