Research by Michael Burt

Michael Burt

Michael Burt, Vice President
Michael Burt is a Vice President at The Conference Board of Canada and leads several Knowledge Areas, including Education & Skills, Inclusion, Innovation & Technology, and Sustainability. He is also the executive lead for the work CBoC does with the Future Skills Centre. In his role

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This report examines how the financial services sector supports small and medium-sized enterprises in Canada; considers the sector’s international trade and investment performance;...
The Conference Board of Canada | 73 pages | November 2017 | by Richard Forbes, Michael Burt
Ce rapport traite de la contribution du secteur des services financiers à la prospérité des petites et moyennes entreprises au Canada, examine sa performance en matière de commerce...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 78 pages | November 2017 | by Richard Forbes, Michael Burt
The strength of the Canadian economy is providing a boost to the banking sector, which has already enjoyed several strong years. The insurance sector has also had a strong run...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | November 2017 | by Michael Burt, Richard Forbes
Many of Canada’s business services industries have been negatively affected by weakness in the energy sector and economy over the past two years. But improving business confidence,...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | September 2017 | by Michael Burt
This briefing updates and supplements previously estimated economic and fiscal impacts associated with the Trans Mountain Expansion Project
The Conference Board of Canada | 11 pages | June 2017 | by Todd A. Crawford, Michael Burt
Labour shortages on Canada’s farms have doubled over the past decade. They are expected to double again in the next 10 years. Simply paying Canadians more to work in the sector...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2017 | by Michael Burt
This briefing looks at the important role of temporary foreign workers (TFWs) in alleviating critical labour shortages in Canada’s agriculture sector and proposes an alternative...
The Conference Board of Canada | 26 pages | December 2016 | by Michael Burt, Robert Meyer-Robinson
Cette note de recherche traite du rôle déterminant que jouent les travailleurs étrangers temporaires (TET) pour combler en partie les graves pénuries de main-d’œuvre dans le secteur...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 30 pages | December 2016 | by Michael Burt, Robert Meyer-Robinson
This report examines the role of the financial services sector as a source of capital for businesses, comparing Canada to other countries; considers the sector’s international...
The Conference Board of Canada | 70 pages | November 2016 | by Michael Burt
Ce rapport traite du rôle du secteur des services financiers en tant que source de capitaux pour les entreprises, examine sa performance en matière d’investissement et de commerce...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 76 pages | November 2016 | by Michael Burt
Changes in oil prices have significant implications for Canada’s economy. But, because the Canadian economy is not uniform in its structure across provinces, provinces, sectors...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | November 2016 | by Michael Burt
The objective of this study is to understand how future oil price movements can impact Canada’s economic and fiscal performance. Whatever the future path of oil prices, Canada’s...
The Conference Board of Canada | 82 pages | August 2016 | by Todd A. Crawford, Michael Burt, Carlos A. Murillo
Faisant fond sur une étude antérieure du Conference Board du Canada, cette note de recherche vise à estimer d’autres retombées économiques et fiscales associées au projet d’agrandissement...
The Conference Board of Canada | 5 pages | January 2016 | by Michael Burt
This report assesses the economic and government revenue impacts associated with the Trans Mountain Expansion Project, which would nearly triple the capacity of the existing Trans...
The Conference Board of Canada | 81 pages | June 2014 | by Michael Burt, Todd A. Crawford
This report explores the viability of Canada’s food economy. It considers the industry, company, plant, and farm viability that, while achieving commercial success, address the...
The Conference Board of Canada | 70 pages | December 2012 | by Michael Burt, Erin Butler, Michael Grant, Jean-Charles Le Vallée
Hundreds of billions are expected to be invested in Canada’s oil sands in the next 25 years. This reports reveals how Canada’s regions will likely benefit from the economic opportunities.
The Conference Board of Canada | 83 pages | October 2012 | by Alan Arcand, Michael Burt, Todd A. Crawford
The Canadian Industrial Outlook sets the stage for the Canadian economy by examining 10 key industries.
The Conference Board of Canada | 28 pages | July 2006 | by Michael Burt
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