January 2017: Aging demographics limit long-term growth to 1.6% (BNN)
Randall Bartlett, chief economist at the Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy, tells BNN long-term growth in Canada is limited to an average of 1.6 per cent due to aging demographics, and breaks down the IFSD's five-year outlook for Canadian and U.S. growth.
January 5: Is Canada's financial future filled with deficits? (CTV News)
Former parliamentary budget officer Kevin Page weighs in on the deficit, Nik Nanos shares poll findings on Trump, tariffs and NAFTA.
January 3: As economic uncertainty goes up, government transparency on fiscal policy is going down (Ottawa Citizen)
Ying Xue Xiang is an Ottawa University undergraduate economics student. Kevin Page, of the Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy, at UOttawa, is Canada’s former Parliamentary Budget Officer.