Research by Michael Grant

Michael Grant

Michael Grant, Director, Research, Capital Markets, Centre for Business Innovation
Michael Grant is a Director of Research at The Conference Board of Canada. Over the last 30 years, Michael has published numerous reports on a wide range of economic and business issues. In recent years, Michael has focused his work on financial aspects of business and public policy

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The Canadian Beverage Association’s Balance Calories Initiative (CBI) aims to reduce the calories that Canadians obtain from liquid refreshment beverages (LRBs). Most LRB calories...
The Conference Board of Canada | 60 pages | August 2018 | by Michael Grant
L’initiative Équilibre en calories de l’Association canadienne des boissons (ACB) vise à réduire l’apport calorique des Canadiens provenant de boissons rafraîchissantes...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 66 pages | August 2018 | by Michael Grant
The Canadian Beverage Association launched the Balance Calories Initiative to help reduce the calories that Canadians obtain from liquid refreshment beverages. This report assesses...
The Conference Board of Canada | 16 pages | December 2017 | by Michael Grant
This inaugural provincial food report card compares 63 food performance metrics across Canada’s 10 provinces. It organizes these metrics around the Canadian Food Strategy’s five...
The Conference Board of Canada | 157 pages | May 2017 | by Jean-Charles Le Vallée, Cameron MacLaine, Melissa Lalonde, Michael Grant
This report explores the contradiction of rising levels of educational attainment coexisting with weak alignment between skills and labour market needs. This report is fully accessible...
The Conference Board of Canada | 72 pages | May 2016 | by Michael Grant
Quel est l’état actuel du système de reconnaissance des acquis au Canada? Publié 15 ans après l’étude initiale, ce rapport révèle que nous avons encore beaucoup à gagner à reconnaître...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 5 pages | January 2016 | by Michael Grant
This inaugural annual report card compares 43 food performance metrics and considers Canada’s position relative to 16 peer OECD countries in five main areas: industry prosperity,...
The Conference Board of Canada | 84 pages | January 2016 | by Jean-Charles Le Vallée, Michael Grant
Post-secondary education is a growth industry in Canada. This report seeks to quantify its impact in three areas: direct and indirect spending, human capital, and intellectual...
The Conference Board of Canada | 110 pages | November 2014 | by Michael Grant
This report shows how to reform dairy supply management using a growth paradigm. Our approach results in greater industry output and employment. Growth creates the resources to...
The Conference Board of Canada | 117 pages | March 2014 | by Michael Grant, Richard Barichello, Mark Liew, Vijay Gill
Ce rapport propose une réforme de la gestion de l’offre des produits laitiers axée sur la croissance. Avec notre approche, l’industrie accroît sa productivité et crée des emplois,...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 132 pages | March 2014 | by Michael Grant, Richard Barichello, Mark Liew, Vijay Gill
This report focuses on innovation finance, from the perspectives of investors and established, innovative businesses. It discusses the tools and metrics innovators need to use...
The Conference Board of Canada | 52 pages | January 2013 | by Michael Grant
Spending on training, learning and development is stagnant and threatens to curtail the competitiveness of Canadian organizations. This report examines training, learning and development...
The Conference Board of Canada | 76 pages | April 2007 | by Michael Grant, P. Derek Hughes
When learning and learning credentials are not recognized, it impacts the economic or “market” value—to individuals, employers and the country as a whole.
The Conference Board of Canada | 51 pages | November 2001 | by Michael Bloom, Michael Grant
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