Alberta Economic Growth

Western Cities To Lead Economic Growth: Report

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Cities in Western Canada are expected to lead the country's metropolitan areas in economic growth this year, a report by the Conference Board...

Why Alberta Needs a Diversified Economy, and 3 Ways We Can Get There

Alex McBrien | Posted 05.07.2013 | Canada Alberta
Alex McBrien

The Alberta government is facing a deficit in the area of $4 billion. By now we have all heard the discussions regarding the recommended courses of action that the government should take to make sure that Alberta's finances get back into the black; reform Alberta's taxation system (although the budget saw no such reforms), cut government spending, and diversify Alberta's energy export markets.

Who's Got The Worst Economy In Canada?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Business

The regional disparities in Canada’s economy continue to widen, with resource-rich provinces outgrowing the rest of the country by leaps and bounds,...

Calgary, Edmonton - Turbo-Charged Economies

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada Alberta

Calgary and Edmonton economic growth is expected to lead the country over the next four years, according to the Conference Board of Canada. The boa...

Surprise, Surprise: This Region To Boom As Rest Of Canada Stagnates

CP | Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The TD Bank says persistently strong oil prices are giving the economies of resource-rich prairie provinces a turbo-boost. The bank says ...

3 Provinces Will Lead Canada's Economic Growth In 2012 (Hint: Think Oil)

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - Energy resources will continue to drive the economies of Saskatchewan, Alberta and Newfoundland and Labrador forward next year, as the oil a...