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On-Demand Webinar with The Conference Board

Canada's Economic Outlook: Sharp, Deep, Unprecedented


How will Canada's economy and labour market emerge from the COVID-19 shutdown?

This webinar Featuring the Conference Board's Chief Economist, Pedro Antunes focuses on Canada's most crucial near-term challenge: how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the global economy and what this means for Canada's industries and regions.

Register for this complimentary online event to hear insights on topics such as:

  • How will Canada's economy and labour market resurface from the current crisis, and how might the world change after COVID-19?
  • Will monetary- and fiscal-policy measures be enough to counter the impacts of the virus?
  • How deep and long-lasting will the recession be in Canada?
  • What are the risks for Canada if the coronavirus is not contained in other countries?

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About the guest speaker:

Pedro Antunes As The Conference Board's Chief Economist, Pedro Antunes is the thought leader and spokesperson for the board's suite of economic-forecast products, as well as other reports and economic indicators that relate to Canada and its regions. Antunes has provided expert testimony before parliamentary committees and delivers frequent presentations on economic topics and dialogues with Canadian leaders, the public, and media about issues important to Canada. Antunes joined The Conference Board as an economist in 1991, after working with the Canadian Forecasting Group at the Bank of Canada. He has also worked on a wide range of economic modelling and research projects in Canada and around the world.