Robin Wiebe is a Senior Economist with The Conference Board of Canada. During his time at the Board, Robin has co-authored various housing reports for external clients and shared responsibility for the Board’s regular municipal forecasts. He also contributes to the national, provincial, and metropolitan forecasts and various industry-specific research reports. The custom, client-funded, research that Robin has participated in includes diverse topics like Canadian pharmaceutical pricing and municipal benchmarking. On some of this work, Robin has represented the Conference Board to media outlets such as The Economist and The Globe and Mail.
Prior to joining the Board, Robin was a market analyst with the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation for 19 years. He reported on the housing market for various internal and external clients and represented CMHC to different media outlets.
Robin holds a masters’ degree in economics from the University of Guelph and a bachelors’ degree in economics from Wilfrid Laurier University.