Canadian Economic Observer – From roads to rinks: Government spending on infrastructure in Canada, 1961 to 2005

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This article finds that the volume of infrastructure capital has rebounded since 2000 after two decades of neglect. While infrastructure growth has been similar across regions, there are sharp differences in the type of asset targeted by the regions, especially when spending slowed after 1980.

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Author(s): Francine Roy

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Release date: September 13, 2007

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Release date: September 13, 2007

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Release date: September 13, 2007

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  • Analytical products, Bridges, Economic growth, Freshwater, Government expenditures, Highway construction, Highways, Institutions, Office buildings, Recreational facilities, Road transport, Water purification, Water supply