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Brenda Spotton Visano

Brenda Spotton Visano is a Professor in the School of Public Policy & Administration and the Department of Economics at York University.

Brenda Spotton Visano is a University Professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration and the Department of Economics at York University. Her research in Community Finance is a multi-faceted one exploring access to basic finance for low income Canadians. Together with dedicated community partners in the Black Creek Financial Action Network and fabulous York University students, she examines issues related to fringe finance, financial literacy and financial inclusion.
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A Vision for a Better Canada Requires Cooperation

Somewhere along the way we lost "us" and replaced it with "me." Somewhere along the way our incentives to cooperate got overshadowed by our individual interest in self-reward. But are we really better off in a country where everyone is out for themselves? Does getting ahead mean we have to leave someone behind?
10/15/2015 05:06 EDT