Vladimir Putin

McKeough, The Honourable Darcy

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National economic issues as Canada moves beyond controls. The need to set aside the notion that Canada is winding down. Reasons why that notion is wrong. Some statistics. The dismantling of the Anti-Inflation Program. Some assertions about how Canada might proceed, discussed under the following headings: Building on a basic agreement; Maintaining public-sector discipline; Taming government activity in the marketplace; Strengthening innovation and excellence; Strengthening our energy and transportation infrastructure; Preparing for freer trade; Developing our human skills; Calming industrial strife; maintaining social commitments more efficiently; disentangling our governments. Realistic expectations.