The Budget in Focus: A Forum on the Changing Nature of Federal Budgets

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The Budget in Focus: A Forum on the Changing Nature of Federal Budgets

A panel discussion is held entitled “The Budget in Focus: A Forum on the Changing Nature of Federal Budgets.” Moderated by Althia Raj (Ottawa bureau chief, The Huffington Post Canada), panellists Peter Devries (former senior official at the Department of Finance), Mario Seccareccia (University of Ottawa economics professor), Sylvain Schetagne (chief economist, Canadian Labour Congress) and David MacDonald (Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives) evaluate the 2013 federal budget and whether it addresses the big macroeconomic challenges facing the country. (April 25, 2013)