Election 2019 is shaping up to be highly contentious and it’s going to be hard to cut through the competing narratives. On the key issue of the economy, the aggregate data looks quite strong. Employment is up, average wages are finally rising, economic growth is positive. Yet we know that many individuals and families still struggle.
Katherine Scott (she/her) is a Senior Researcher with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. Follow her on Twitter @ScottKatherineJ.