Economics 

Metropolitan Resale Snapshot Report
Housing markets regain footing in June, as effects from mortgage stress test moderate.

Travel Markets Outlook Report
Canada is expected to see a strong increase in international tourists in 2018.

Are Trade Wars Really Easy to Win? Blog
Trade wars are incredibly complex and the outcomes difficult to predict.

The Quick Take Insights
On-the-spot analysis on key developments involving and impacting the Canadian economy.

Organizational Performance 

Workplace Impacts of Cannabis Legalization Report
Canada is one step closer to the legalization of cannabis, sparking concerns for employers.

Flexible Work Arrangements Report
Flexible work arrangements are more commonplace than ever in Canadian organizations.

Scanning for Future Disruptions Blog
Scanning creates a variety of forward-facing views, then applies these insights practically.

Call for Participants Survey
Our 2019 Compensation Planning Outlook survey is now in the field. Participants receive a complimentary copy.

Public Policy

Counting the Calories Report
Canadians' consumption of high-calorie beverages continues to decline.

Constructing the Good Life? Blog
Clear connections exist between the built environment and aspects of health and wellness.

Canada’s Community Pharmacy Sector Blog
This sector generated over $16 billion in economic activity, supporting 250,000 jobs in 2016.

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Blog
How can we predict the potential success of immigrant entrepreneurs in Canada?

Interview

Matthew Stewart being  interviewed

Matthew Stewart discusses the rising health care costs associated with Canada’s aging population in this interview with CTV News. (July 17)

Interview

Pedro Antunes being interviewed

Pedro Antunes discusses the impact of an interest rate hike, the forecast for the Canadian economy for 2018 and 2019, and the state of Canada’s export sector in this interview with BNN Bloomberg. (July 9)

Video

 

What are the benefits of international trade for Canada and the world? Find out in this new video.


Data

Consumer Confidence
July 2018, CBoC
0.1

Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
June 2018, CBoC
0.4

Employment, Canada
June 2018, CANSIM
31,800

Leadership Development

The Directors College
Canada’s gold standard in board director education, leading to a McMaster University designation.

The Niagara Institute
High-impact leadership development solutions for individuals, teams, and organizations.

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