Ken Battle is one of Canada’s leading social policy thinkers. He co-founded the Caledon Institute of Social Policy in 1992 with Alan Broadbent and served as its president until 2017.

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Modernizing the welfare state

The election of a Conservative minority government poses new challenges, but also opportunities, for further progress on the modernization imperative fac- ing Canadian social policy. Canada must modernize its social security system to meet the heavy …

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Une architecture sociale pour le XXIe siècle

Conçus dans les années 1930 et 1940, puis mis en œuvre dans les trois décennies suivantes, nos programmes sociaux ne répondent plus aux fortes demandes d'une économie, d'une société et d'un régime politique en pleine …

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