Ted Mallett is the Director of the Economic Forecasting team at The Conference Board of Canada. Ted is responsible for the strategic direction of this Knowledge Area, as well as its day-to-day operations. He oversees the planning and production of regular forecast publications at the national, provincial, metro, and industry levels.
Ted is a nationally recognized economist with more than three decades of experience in economic policy analysis and forecasting. He is known for producing innovative and unique insights in areas not often covered by traditional sources of data. As a frequent contributor to media and a member of several senior advisory bodies to governments, Ted is adept at identifying, anticipating, and articulating emerging trends and challenges leaders will face in our economy.
When Tedâ€ÿs not engaging his forecasting team in new product designs or collecting the latest economic insight, you may find him designing or building a house, as he is a dedicated student of all things design, art, and architecture. He is also an avid dinghy sailor in the summer and cross-country skier in the winter.
Ted holds a BA in Economics from the University of Waterloo, a MA in Economics from the University of Toronto.
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