Think Tank Calling for Targeted Funding for Economic Development in Ontario’s North

The Northern Policy Institute (NPI) is calling on the government of Ontario to introduce new targeted economic development stimulus spending for northern Ontario.  According to NPI, northern Ontario is facing unique economic challenges, including labour shortages, and chronic underfunding of road infrastructure and information and communications technologies. They argue that region’s economic future depends on the province’s ability to introduce measures that will improve northern infrastructure and attract immigrants.

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iPolitics: Northern Ontario think tank calls for regional stimulus from Queen’s Park 


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