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Inflation is up, unemployment is down — what does it all mean for Canadians?
Food costs more. Gas prices are high. Interest rates are climbing amid rising inflation. And it's not just Canadians feeling the pinch. This past week, the World Bank warned that many countries are facing recessions. To break down what it all means, Piya Chattopadhyay speaks with Armine Yalnizyan, an economist and fellow with the Atkinson Foundation, who focuses on the future of workers.