The Canadian Dream Postponed: Near-term Recovery in Immigration Levels is Unlikely
August 20, 2020
The reduced flow of immigration to Canada threatens to derail what's been a major source of economic growth for Canada in recent years.
Pandemic Threatens Decades of Women’s Labour Force Gains
July 16, 2020
Women's employment has been disproportionately affected by the pandemic due to their likelihood to work in sectors hardest hit by the recession.
COVID-19 Derails Canadian Immigration
May 29, 2020
The disruption will reverberate across the economy, given Canada's reliance on immigration for labour-force growth and to offset the aging demographic.
The Post-covid Economy Will Be 'a Huge Moment' for Canadian Tech Talent
May 26, 2020
Sheetal Jaitly and Eman Faiz, of TribalScale, joined RBC Disruptors to talk about Canadian tech talent – both within Canada and abroad.
COVID-19 Recession Deepens Fast from Coast to Coast
April 13, 2020
The economic impact of the pandemic will be widespread across the country irrespective of the number of cases in each province.
Employment Plunged in March – with Much Worse to Come
April 9, 2020
The 1 million drop in jobs in March pales in comparison to what's to come in April as market data will look much worse, says RBC Economics.
Bold and Broad: Federal Government Announces Details for Wage Subsidy
April 1, 2020
Government pledges $71 billion to support workers in hard-hit industries; placing the federal 2020/2021 FY deficit at $170 billion.
US Jobless Claims off the Charts
March 26, 2020
US jobless claims at 3.28 million last week; an increase of 3 million from the previous week.