A long transition time was key when the Australian government phased out supply management for the dairy sector in 2000.  |  File photo

End supply management like Aussies

Canadian policy-makers would be well advised to learn lessons from their commonwealth cousins in Australia about phasing out supply management. Canada’s policy of supply management means Canadians pay much higher prices for staple foods such as milk, cheese, eggs and poultry. These higher prices are enforced in two ways: The amount of domestic production is […] Read more