Iglika Ivanova on stimulus, recovery and the Fraser Institute's creative mathematics

This week Iglika Ivanova published two posts on Policy Note that clearly explain the benefits of stimulus spending. She doesn't buy the federal government's claim that they can take full credit for Canada's economic "recovery," but she also dismisses the Fraser Institute's assertion that stimulus spending has done nothing for the economy. Are you confused by Jim Flaherty accusing the Fraser Institute of shabby research and Stephen Harper revealing that the Institute's research is ideologically motivated? We suggest you read Iglika's analysis for a breath of fresh air... and if that's not enough, there's more