Canada’s economy needs more people as Canadians aren’t having enough babies to replace the aging population. The CBC’s Anne Gaviola explains why there are plans to increase the number of immigrants coming to Canada.
Canada Needs Immigration to Balance Aging Population: https://www.cicnews.com/2016/10/canada-needs-immigration-to-balance-aging-population-108568.html
OECD: Is migration good for the economy? https://www.oecd.org/migration/OECD%20Migration%20Policy%20Debates%20Numero%202.pdf
Statistics Canada - Income and mobility of immigrants, 2014 http://www.statcan.gc.ca/daily-quotidien/161212/dq161212b-eng.htm
Canadian Income Survey, 2014 http://www.statcan.gc.ca/daily-quotidien/160708/dq160708b-eng.htm
Study: Immigration, business ownership and employment in Canada 2001 to 2010 (Statistics Canada)
National Foundation for American Policy - Immigrants and Billion Dollar Startups: http://nfap.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Immigrants-and-Billion-Dollar-Startups.NFAP-Policy-Brief.March-2016.pdf
David Green, Professor at the University of British Columbia, School of Economics
Christopher Worswick, Professor at Carleton University, Department of Economics
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