Economy and financial markets: Optimism coupled with fear of inflation in 2022

Although encouraging signs emerged in the fourth quarter, fears loom for the economy and the financial markets.

SOCIETY | December 27 2021 10:10AM
Weak economic growth expected through 2040

The Conference Board of Canada says the economy is expected to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic through…

SOCIETY | February 09 2021 12:15PM
Newly merged organization to provide research on family-owned businesses

Business Families Foundation and Family Enterprise Xchange Foundation have merged. The new organization aims to bolster …

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | July 16 2020 09:21AM
Real GDP expected to now contract

Forecasters surveyed by The Conference Board of Canada have now dramatically changed their near-term projections for the…

INVESTMENT | April 24 2020 01:53PM
Conference Board forecasts the economic impact of social distancing

The Conference Board of Canada has released an alternate economic outlook estimating real GDP to fall by 1.1 per cent in…

INVESTMENT | March 25 2020 03:04PM
Global growth slowing but Canadian recession not imminent

The Conference Board of Canada released its quarterly Canadian Outlook executive summary today, which suggests that ongo…

SOCIETY | October 07 2019 11:45AM
More cannabis education required to address workplace concerns

Canadian businesses are taking an active approach to managing the implications of cannabis in the workplace since legali…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | August 15 2019 11:30AM