Provincial Outlook Economic Forecast: Alberta—Autumn 2016
The Conference Board of Canada, 28 pages,
December 22, 2016
This quarterly economic forecast for the province of Alberta examines the economic outlook for the province, including gross domestic product (GDP), output by industry and labour market conditions.
- No further major cuts to energy investment are forecast.
- The number of unemployed Albertans will remain elevated compared with recent historical norms.
- Households are expected to remain very cautious with their spending over the medium term.