WOLFSON: What we really need is an evidence-based public conversation about the consumption and income needs of Canadian seniors
WOLFSON: Here’s why that’s the wrong question to ask
Saving health system means reining in costs for doctors, tests and drugs
Half of middle-income Canadians over 40 will see a significant decline in their standard of living post-retirement
New study shows publicly-funded healthcare also a form of income redistribution
Data on the top 1 per cent income earners released for first time.
Canadians in their mid-40s today can expect a drop of at least 25% in their post-retirement consumable income.
It’s time for Canada’s finance ministers to think outside the box.