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Alberta Hits the Wall

May 27, 2008

Paul Darby
Deputy Chief Economist

After generating annual increases in economic activity above 5 per cent in the three year period from 2004 to 2006, Alberta posted economic growth of only 2.7 per cent in 2007. Has demand for Alberta’s products collapsed? With oil prices at $U.S. 135 the ...

A New Source of Timely Insights from the Conference Board of Canada; and, Is the World De-linking from the U.S. Economy?

May 12, 2008

Glen Hodgson
Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist

Good organizations are constantly looking for new ways to provide value to clients, and the Conference Board of Canada, as Canada’s largest think-tank, is certainly no exception. We already use the internet as the principal means of delivering information and analysis to our ...

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