“The comparison to a raw average of OECD countries is also disingenuous. This av…

“The comparison to a raw average of OECD countries is also disingenuous. This average is dragged down by ultra-low taxes in very small OECD members like Ireland, Chile, Iceland, the Czech and Slovak Republics, Hungary, Slovenia and Estonia. All of those economies combined are smaller than the Canadian economy.”
http://www.behindthenumbers.ca/2011/09/13/ontario-election-graphs/


Lies, Damned Lies and Graphs
http://www.behindthenumbers.ca
Further to Jim Stanford’s excellent critique of the Ontario Conservative platform’s graphs, I am similarly struck by the Liberal platform’s lone graph. “Cutting Ontario’s Taxes on New Business Investment in Half” (page 25) purports to show that corporate tax cuts are required to get the province’s …

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