Economic Benefits of Child Care

 This document explains how public spending on public child care more than pays for itself. It highlights a study done by Pierre Fortin and his colleagues at the Universite de Sherbrooke determined that for every dollar Quebec spends on child care programs, $1.05 is returned in the form of higher tax revenues and lower spending for the provincial government, with an additional 44 cents benefit returned to the federal government

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Economic Benefits of Child Care

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September, 2014

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