With the Liberal government's $135 billion budget and President Biden's ambitious stimulus bill in the U.S., governments across the world are employing big, bold plans to pull their nations out of the pandemic. It's reminiscent of post-war government intervention in the economy and a complete about-face from the neo-liberal policies of the past 40 years. Is Big Government back to stay and will these efforts revive global economies?
Episode:
Big Government: Back with a Bang?
Aired:
May 20, 2021
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