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“We remain hopeful that the focus on increasing the supply of dwellings by all levels of government will lead to a better balance between supply and demand in time. The most recent Census is a clear indication that we have yet to make progress in meeting the housing needs of Canadians.” - Economist Jean-François Perrault on the housing crisis and the falling home to population ratio

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Episode Title: Housing Immigrants

Teaser: Alberta increases funding for charter schools, BC ties its minimum wage increase to inflation, and Quebec is forcing Ukrainian refugees into French schools. Also, the census data shows that Trudeau’s immigration plan negatively impacts the housing crisis.

Recorded Date: March 18, 2022

Release Date: March 20, 2022

Duration: 1:01:22

Edit Notes: None

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