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Quebec's child care program: How social innovation can create wealth

Clément Gignac, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist

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Social innovation can be about more than simple wealth redistribution; some programs can also lead to wealth creation. One program that has had such an impact, and has actually raised the median household income in Quebec, is the province's universal early childhood care and education (ECCE) program.


Clément Gignac

Clément Gignac is Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist at iA Financial Group. He serves as the company’s spokesperson on economic matters.

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