Mind The Gap

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Where Canada's One Per Cent Lives

Inspired by the latest round of debate over Canada’s income inequality, we decided to take a look at where the one per cent lives. Statistics Canada data on 2010 tax-filers who made at least $250,000,...
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Canada's Path Towards Ending Inequality

The gap between rich and poor is widening, which is one of the key points highlighted in a recent publication by the Broadbent Institute. The policy paper entitled "Towards A More Equal Canada," highlights the problems of inequality in Canada, how we got to where we are, and how we can move forward.
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Wealth Means Health In Canada

Canadians in lower income groups report poorer health than their wealthier counterparts, a poll for the Canadian Medical Association suggests. The group's annual report card is being released today a...
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Rich Montrealer, Poor Montrealer

A new study has found the financial gap between rich and poor English-speaking Montrealers has grown in the last 15 years. It is the first time Quebec's public health research institute has singled o...