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What’s described as our "hard-headed socialism" gets some credit for making us richer than Americans, as does our good fortune in having lots of oil and other resources. (Chris Wattie/REUTERS)
What’s described as our "hard-headed socialism" gets some credit for making us richer than Americans, as does our good fortune in having lots of oil and other resources. (Chris Wattie/REUTERS)

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How socialism helped make us richer than Americans
A commentary on how it is that Canadians are now wealthier on average than Americans. What’s described as our "hard-headed socialism" gets some credit here, as does our good fortune in having lots of oil and other resources.

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