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5G Networks—The Future is Here!

August 14, 2017

Kristelle Audet Kristelle Audet
Senior Economist
Canadian Industrial Outlook

Momentum is clearly building around the future deployment of 5G networks in North America. 5G will be essential in order for Internet of Things (IoT) applications and self-driving cars to become mainstream. It may also unlock significant growth potential for the ...

There’s a Buzz in the Air and Yes, It Is Electric…

August 10, 2017

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Industrial Economic Trends

It’s been a scorching summer in Alberta, with temperatures consistently above the 30-degree mark during the last few weeks. While not everyone across Canada is lucky enough to enjoy this weather, the high temperatures bring with them a useful reminder (aside from ...

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