A weekly round-up of insight and analysis in the media from Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers, Armine Yalnizyan.
Armine joined TVO’s The Agenda to react to economic mitigation plans and potential legislation to protect workers — and whether it meets the scale and uncertainty of this historic moment. (Monday March 16)
If Ottawa wants the economy to bounce back from the impacts of COVID-19, job number one is to make sure workers can afford to stay home and avoid the virus, advised Armine on CBC’s As It Happens. Hear Armine is at the 11 minute 45 second mark. (Tuesday March 17)
The unprecedented nature requires new economic measures and greater supports for workers, Armine described in the Globe and Mail and CBC Online (Friday March 20)