Time to Grow Up: Family Policies for the Way We Live Now

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PolicyAlternatives.ca – Publications/Reports & Studies
January 27, 2015.   Kate McInturff, David Macdonald

The work and family lives of Canadians have evolved over the past three decades. It’s time our family policies grew up, too.

Download: < https://www.policyalternatives.ca/sites/default/files/uploads/publications/National%20Office/2015/01/Time_to_Grow_Up.pdf >

This study finds the current federal government’s approach to family policy is falling short of the needs of parents. It makes the case for access to affordable childcare, improved leave for fathers, and tax policies that level the playing field in order to improve the quality of family life in Canada. The study also provides an analysis of the cost and distributional impact of income splitting for families with children under 18.

Time to Grow Up info graphic:  < https://www.policyalternatives.ca/sites/default/files/uploads/publications/Time-to-Grow-Up-Infographic.jpg >

< https://www.policyalternatives.ca/publications/reports/time-grow >

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2 Responses to “Time to Grow Up: Family Policies for the Way We Live Now”

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