BROWN: A significant proportion of future Canadian retirees are going to suffer measurable deterioration in their standards of living
HAVE, BROWN: Canadians rely on private insurance to help pay health costs not covered by our public system but losing a job shouldn’t mean losing coverage
BROWN: The correct audience may not have been targeted with this reform, which may also discourage private savings
BROWN: Let’s look at the evidence before blindly adopting the Australian pension system as our own
BROWN: It will take political courage to improve Canada’s health care system
BROWN: It just requires some imagination and a few (but important) tweaks to existing pension and income tax laws
BROWN: Governments would be wise to remember making changes to the CPP is a very complex issue
BROWN: We still have time to plan for its impact on the economy.