Alan oversees the Centre’s forecasts of 27 Canadian census metropolitan areas. As well, he conducts customized studies measuring the fiscal capacity of cities, economic impact analyses, and the development of customized macroeconomic models.
When Alan first joined the Board in 2000, he was responsible for forecasting the provincial economies of Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
Alan Arcand obtained his M.A. in economics from Queen’s University and his B.A. in international relations from the University of Windsor.