The Prairies Business Outlook Webinar gives you access to expert interpretation of the provincial forecast into 2014-15, including all the key indicators. Hear the outlook for the economy in Canada and specifically Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Our economic experts explain the many factors driving economic change, discussing in particular how the more bullish forecast for the U.S. economy and the weaker Canadian dollar will impact economic growth in the region. Challenges and risks to the economic outlook will also be covered. Attracting skilled labour, fiscal restraint, wage pressures and resource sector development are some of the topics that will be discussed.
Executive Director, Economic Outlook and Analysis, and Deputy Chief Economist. Pedro Antunes is responsible for managing a team of economists in producing the Conference Board's national and provincial medium and long-term economic forecasts along with other economic indicators and reports.