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Brilliant economist Sylvia Ostry was one of Ottawa’s top mandarins

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Brilliant economist Sylvia Ostry was one of Ottawa’s top mandarins

Sylvia Ostry, who died Thursday at the age of 92 after a long illness, was one of the most accomplished civil servants of her generation. The head of Statistics Canada, she was the country’s first female federal deputy minister – a post she held in several government departments – before becoming the chief economist at […]

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