In 2010, I wrote a blog post in which I suggested that: a) the recession of 2008-2009 would bring on increased homelessness; and b) there would be a lag effect of roughly three to five years.Â Indeed, I suggested that it would not be until 2014 until the full effect of the recession is seen in terms of homeless numbers.
Recent data from the City of Toronto appear to lend support to my prediction.
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