Episode Seven: Where are the jobs?
Why are Canadians are packing their bags and moving westward?
Canada's employment landscape has shifted dramatically.
Ontario has been bleeding jobs.
Premier Dalton McGuinty blames a "petro dollar" and it's true, the loonie is sailing high because of the global demand for energy in western Canada. But is that such a bad thing?
Guests include Sask. Premier Brad Wall, Toronto-based author Gordon Pitts and a whole host of fresh-faced young Maritimers enjoying their cross-country journey.
This week on Type A, Karin Klassen and Rod Love explore the implications of a hot economy in the West and what that means for relations with the rest of Canada.
Monday, March 5 at 2:00 pm and Friday, March 9 at 8:00 pm (half an hour later in Newfoundland) on CBC Radio One.
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