During this recorded webinar, Kip Beckman and Marie Christine Bernard will answer some of the key questions facing the Ontario economy:
- The trade sector: How much is the uncertainty about the North American Free Trade Agreement and U.S. tariffs affecting business decision-making?
- Consumer spending: How is the housing market slowdown shaping the overall outlook for domestic spending?
- Labour markets: How will further adjustments in the minimum wage affect worker incomes, employment levels and consumer prices?
- Fiscal outlook: What choices does the new government have in terms of budgeting?
About Marie Christine
Marie-Christine Bernard is Director, Provincial Forecast at The Conference Board of Canada. Marie-Christine is responsible for the medium and long-term Provincial Outlook forecast and publication. She also works on financed research projects and prepares alternative scenarios to the provincial forecast.