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This briefing investigates the degree to which communication and transparency—one of six principles identified as key to the effective governance of crisis response—has been adopted and used in Canada.
The Conference Board of Canada | 36 pages | October 2014 | by Nicole Tishler
La présente note d'information examine dans quelle mesure l'un des six principes clés pour une gestion efficace des situations de crise – les communications et la transparence – est adopté et utilisé au...
The Conference Board of Canada | 40 pages | October 2014 | by Nicole Tishler
The Government of Manitoba invested $844 million in core infrastructure in 2013–14. This briefing examines the stimulus effect of this investment on employment, household income and consumption, production,...
The Conference Board of Canada | 8 pages | September 2014 | by Natalia Ward
Le gouvernement du Manitoba a investi 844 M$ dans les infrastructures de base en 2013-2014. Cette note d’information examine l’effet stimulant de cet investissement sur l’emploi, le revenu et la consommation...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 10 pages | September 2014 | by Natalia Ward
Companies increasingly view health care as an important investment and want a greater return: they are still keenly interested in lowering costs but are also demanding better performance and value from...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 9 pages | September 2014 | by Corporate Authorship TCB
Where is the economy headed? How will your business plans be impacted? This recorded webinar with Glen Hodgson, the Board's Chief Economist and Senior Vice-President, walks you through the latest numbers...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | September 2014 | by Glen Hodgson
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s Gas Extraction Industry.
The Conference Board of Canada | 9 pages | September 2014 | by Mike Shaw
Join us for a 60-minute recorded webinar with Ashley Good, CEO of Fail Forward. Ashley suggests that in order to succeed, today's leaders must be prepared to fail, more specifically, to fail well. Failing...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | September 2014
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada's Food Services Industry.
The Conference Board of Canada | 8 pages | September 2014 | by Lin Ai
This publication is designed for busy human capital executives who value selected, thoughtfully summarized article reviews of what is happening in the area of human capital analytics.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 15 pages | September 2014 | by Rebecca L. Ray, Patti P. Phillips, Caroline Hubble
GDP growth acceleration loses steam as the economy gets closer to full capacity.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 6 pages | September 2014 | by Eliza Winger, Kenneth Goldstein
This “fiscal snapshot” looks at the state of Ontario’s economy and its government’s fiscal challenges, and provides a short- and medium-term outlook for the province.
The Conference Board of Canada | 18 pages | September 2014 | by Daniel Fields, Matthew Stewart
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s Oil Extraction Industry.
The Conference Board of Canada | 9 pages | September 2014 | by Mike Shaw
The monthly Index of Consumer Confidence is constructed from responses to four attitudinal questions posed to a random sample of Canadian households.
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | September 2014 | by Todd A. Crawford
As interest in sustainable lifestyles and business practices increases, forward-thinking companies find ways to help customers improve their social and environmental impacts. Whether driven by innovation,...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | September 2014
The Bucks Stop Here explores the increasing income inequality between different generations of Canadians by using Canada Revenue Agency tax data from 1984 to 2010 to compare the relative employment incomes...
The Conference Board of Canada | 50 pages | September 2014 | by Vijay Gill, James Knowles, David Stewart-Patterson
Au bout du compte porte sur la croissance de l’inégalité des revenus entre les différentes générations de Canadiens. Pour comparer le revenu d’emploi relatif de divers groupes d’âge, cette analyse s’appuie...
The Conference Board of Canada | 56 pages | September 2014 | by Vijay Gill, James Knowles, David Stewart-Patterson
As part of The Conference Board’s research and thought leadership in the areas of governance and diversity, we asked experts from across Canada to give their perspectives on contemporary issues for gender...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | September 2014
Board diversity is a hot topic. This report explores possible solutions to the fact that women are still underrepresented on Canadian boards of directors.
The Conference Board of Canada | 25 pages | September 2014 | by Catherine Gardiner, Simon Cotsman
La diversité au sein des conseils d’administration est un sujet brûlant d’actualité. Ce rapport examine les solutions possibles pour remédier à la sous-représentation des femmes au sein des c.a. Cette...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 4 pages | September 2014 | by Catherine Gardiner, Simon Cotsman