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From Canada's Recovering Economy to Band-Aid Rings

By: Joanne Lam - Published: Jun 21, 2010
With the recession supposedly coming to an end, it’s amazing how it is Canada’s recovering economy that is the role model for other countries’ economic conditions. With more than 75% of jobs lost during the recession now recovered, the Canadian economy is the only one of seven democracies expected to return to its natural state by the year 2015.

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