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Title How Ottawa spends, 2014-2015 : the Harper government, good to go? / edited by G. Bruce Doern and Christopher Stoney.

Publication Info. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2014]

Item Status

Description 1 online resource (vi, 207 pages)
Note "Published for the School of Public Policy and Administration, Carleton University."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface -- The Harper government : good to go? / G. Bruce Doern and Christopher Stoney -- Government retrenchment and public service cuts / Andrew Rounce and Katherine Levasseur -- The Parliamentary Budget Officer / Ian Lee and Philip Cross -- Crime or punishment / Craig Jones -- Justin Trudeau and leadership idolization / Craig MacNaughton and Christopher Stoney -- Coming full circle? / Evert Lindquist -- Tax expenditures and government program spending / John Lester -- Harper's partisan wedge politics / Glen Toner and Jennifer McKee.
One of these things is not like the other? / Amanda Clarke -- How foundations spend / Iryna Kryvoruchko and Ken Rasmussen -- Managing Canada's water / Davide P. Cargnello [and 3 others] -- The national shipbuilding model for government procurement / Jennifer Spence -- How accurate is the Harper government's misinformation? / Kathryn O'Hara and Paul Dufour -- CIDA, the mining sector, and the orthodoxy of economic conservativism in Harper decision making / Ruby Dagher.
Summary Examines national politics and related fiscal, economic, and social priorities and policies, with an emphasis on the now long-running Harper-linked Senate scandal and the serious challenges to Harper's leadership and controlling style of attack politics.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Canada -- Appropriations and expenditures.
Canada -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Doern, G. Bruce, editor.
Stoney, Christopher, editor.
Carleton University. School of Public Policy and Administration, sponsoring body.
Added Title Harper government, good to go?
Other Form: Print version: How Ottawa spends, 2014-2015 9780773544444 (OCoLC)879528866
ISBN 9780773584983 electronic bk.
0773584986 electronic bk.
9780773584990 electronic bk.
0773584994 electronic bk.