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


Economic Benefits of Child Care

Date published: 

September, 2014

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