WATCH: Montreal Economic Institute scrutinizes efficacy of lockdown
The MEI has created a video that scrutinizes the efficacy of the lockdown, saying there is no relationship between stronger lockdowns and less coronavirus.
The alternative is that we keep borrowing staggering sums until interest rates rise and households, businesses and governments collapse under the weight.
Among developed nations, Canada's debt levels have been some of the highest during the coronavirus pandemic, as household debt continues to rise.
According to the latest MNP Consumer Debt Index published today, 50 percent of survey respondents answered that they were within $200 of being unable to pay their bills.