Survey of Forecasters: Spring 2017
The Conference Board of Canada
April 20, 2017
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 2.2 per cent this year and 2.0 per cent 2018.
- Real GDP in the U.S. economy is expected to increase by 2.3 per cent this year.
- The improving health of the economy will result in a return to growth in spending on machinery and equipment in 2018.