Survey of Forecasters: Winter 2013
The Conference Board of Canada
January 17, 2013
This quarterly survey reflects the opinions of Canada's top forecasting organizations and their outlook for the Canadian economy.
- The Canadian economy will expand by a modest 1.9 per cent this year and 2.5 per cent in 2014.
- Weaker government spending and housing activity are two of the main factors behind the tepid growth in 2013.
- The Canadian dollar will trade at or above par against the greenback over the near term.