Economics 

Carbon Tax Op-Ed
A carbon tax alone won’t achieve Canada’s GHG emissions goals.

U.S. Outlook Report
Strong U.S. economy clouded by soaring deficits and threat of trade war.

Outlook for Canada’s Gas Extraction Industry Report
Despite the approval the LNG Canada project, the outlook remains modest.

Clash Between China and the U.S. Blog
Far more than trade is at stake in U.S. negotiations with China.

Organizational Performance 

Compensation Planning Report
Higher salary increases expected for Canadian workers in 2019.

All the Lonely People Op-Ed
The connection between lack of sleep, loneliness and workplace productivity.

Still Hazy after October 17? Blog
Considerations for employers post cannabis legalization.

Reorganizing the Workspace Blog
Are there consequences to the drive to increase collaborative spaces in the office?

Public Policy

Is Democracy Doomed? Blog
Democracy is in full retreat in many parts of the world, particularly troubling has been developments in the U.S.

Emerging Technologies and Strategies Blog
Understanding of how emerging technologies might be applied are key to adoption.

2019–21 Immigration Levels Insights
Why is Canada welcoming more newcomers?

Pharmaceutical Pricing in Canada Briefing
The final retail price paid for prescription drugs varies across Canada.

Video

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What are the major areas of concern for employers related to the impacts of legalization on the workplace? Watch our latest video.

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Pedro Antunes discussed the economic impact of immigration in Canada at Parliament’s Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. (November 1)

Infographics

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Our new infographics examine how global trade and FDI has changed over the years and how Canada can secure FDI in this new environment.


Data

Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
October 2018, CBoC
0.03

Employment, Canada
October 2018, CANSIM
11,200

Consumer Confidence
October 2018, CBoC
4.3

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.

Courses and Workshops

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