In 2019, nearly $35 billion in investment left the country.
From 1973 to 1996, Canada's average annual unemployment rate was 8.9 per cent.
Between 1999 and 2018, average nominal growth in Japan was just 0.2 per cent.
The economy grew at 0.9 per cent in the second quarter, not 3.7 per cent.
Employment growth has been lopsided, with the GTA and adjacent areas reaping most of the benefits.
The province’s portion of national GDP growth eclipsed 42 per cent in both 2006 and 2012.
Narrative about Canada’s post-recession economic superiority overlooks provincial laggards east of Manitoba
In the 1990s and early 2000s, Prime Minister Jean Chretien and Finance Minister Paul Martin cut federal government spending as a per cent of GDP and raised the employment insurance threshold to between 12 and 20 weeks.