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Whenever recessions or economic crises hit, governments usually respond with fiscal stimulus to get the economy back on track. The same is happening now as we begin the post-COVID-19 economic recovery; federal and provincial governments are looking for ways to...
Look at any economic recovery plan and you will find some variation of “building back better”—how do we use this current crisis to build better processes, practices, businesses, industries, sectors, the list goes on. The critical ingredient to building a better, more...
The COVID-19 economic shutdown and emergency spending measures have caused government debt in Canada to balloon. The most recent estimates suggest that, at the federal level alone, the deficit for 2020-21 will be in the range of $343 billion. In just one year, Ottawa...
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BCA President Adam Legge speaks with Vassy Kapelos on CBC's Power & Politics on BCA's recent polling data on Canadian priorities and concerns right now. The interview begins at approximately 1:23:00. [su_button...
A new national poll commissioned by the Business Council of Alberta shows encouraging cross-Canada support for the province’s energy sector, the organization said Friday. The non-profit Business Council commissioned the Ipsos poll, which surveyed 1,003 Canadians from...