Economic Trends 

Photo of a soccer ball caught in a goal netEuropean Football Unfairness
Lessons for North American pro sports leagues and franchises.

Photo of a canadian and european union flag Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement
Canadian firms will get from CETA what they put into it.

Photo of the BC flagBritish Columbia Fiscal Snapshot
British Columbia’s budget back on solid ground if cost growth can be contained.

Organizational Performance 

Photo of young business woman in a wheelchairEmployers Missing Out
Skilled workers with disabilities are a talent pool often overlooked by employers.

Photo of business people holding jigsaw puzzleIs It Possible to Change a Knowledge Management Culture Without Addressing Organizational Culture?
Culture beats strategy.

Photo of someone using a smartphoneIs There a Generation Gap in Innovation?
The technology-adoption generation gap is a challenge for innovation.

Public Policy 

Photo of a head silhouette with puzzlesPTSD and First Responders
Increased post-traumatic stress disorder education and prevention among first responders needed.

Photo of a hand holding a plantDefining Health and Health Care Sustainability
Why health care sustainability is more than a fiscal matter.

Photo of gas pump with out of service signCrowd-Sourcing Fuel Availability During Hurricane Sandy
The story of GasBuddy.


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  • Glen Hodgson talks to BNN’s Frances Horodelski about Russia’s sanctions on Western food imports and how it could affect Canadian business (August 7)


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Sep 30HR West 2014: The Next Generation of HR
Sep 30-Oct 2 | Vancouver

Oct 1Intergovernmental Forum on Risk Management 2014
Oct 1-2 | Ottawa

Oct 6HR 2014: The Next Generation of HR
Oct 6-7 | Toronto



Employment, Canada
July 2014, CANSIM

Help Wanted
July 2014, CBoC

Consumer Confidence
July 2014, CBoC

Special Initiatives

How Canada Performs
A Report Card on Canada—Assesses Canada’s quality of life compared to that of its peer countries.

Centre for Food in Canada
Food impacts Canadians in an extraordinary range of ways. It affects our lives, our health, our jobs, and our economy.

Centre for Business Innovation
This Centre is a five-year initiative to help bring about major improvements in firm-level business innovation in Canada.

L’Institut du Québec
Est le fruit d’un partenariat entre le Conference Board du Canada et HEC Montréal visant à fournir au Québec des solutions novatrices.

Canadian Alliance for Sustainable Health Care
This Centre will provide insightful, forward-looking, quantitative analysis of the sustainability of the health-care system.

Global Commerce Centre
The Centre helps leaders respond effectively to the rapidly changing global business operating environment.

Centre for the North
This Centre is part of the Northern and Aboriginal policy group that provides insights and research into Northern and Aboriginal challenges and issues.

Saskatchewan Institute
This Institute is a multi-year initiative that will focus exclusively on issues relevant to Saskatchewan.

Centre for Skills and Post-Secondary Education
The centre is a multi-year initiative to address the advanced skills and education challenges facing Canada today.