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Equality or Equal Per Capita?

From: Equal as Citizens


Early 2000s. The 50-50 suplus split of 1999, survey of Ontario’s political and economic landscape in an analysis of cash transfer from the federal government, counters this through an analysis of Nova Scotia’s arguments. Clearly pits a big province against a smaller province in terns of how the transer payments worked, the argument if between a per capita or a prinvincial equality



Richard Starr

RICHARD STARR has worked as a journalist, public servant, broadcaster, political staffer and policy adviser. He is author of numerous newspaper and magazine articles, and two works of non fiction. A lifelong student of Maritime history, Starr is married to playwright and former MP Wendy Lill. They live in Dartmouth.