Ross Finnie is a professor in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs and director of the Education Policy Research Initiative at the University of Ottawa. He specializes in post-secondary education (rfinnie@uottawa.ca).

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Paying their way

Post-secondary education (PSE) student financial aid systems in Canada use parental income information to calculate how much money students are expected to receive from their parents and adjust the assistance provided accordingly. But new evidence …

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The skills we need

The federal-provincial battle over Ottawa's ambitious push to overhaul job training programs has pushed the “skills shortage” agenda, once an arcane point of largely academic discussion among economists, to the front and centre of the …

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