Oecd Canada

OECD Slashes Canadian, Global Forecasts, Calls For 'Urgent' Response

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2017 | Canada Business

Governments should borrow while interest rates are low, OECD says.

OECD Slashes Canada's Economic Outlook

CP | Posted 09.16.2015 | Canada Business

The OECD has lowered its estimate for Canada's economic growth this year to 1.1 per cent -- down 0.4 of a percentage point -- as weakened conditions i...

OECD Slashes Canadian Growth Forecast

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.03.2016 | Canada Business

PARIS - The world economy risks being bogged down in a low-growth spiral unless measures are taken to spur demand and incite businesses to boost their...

OECD Slashes Economic Forecast For Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada Business

PARIS -- The OECD has reduced its 2015 and 2016 economic growth forecasts for Canada, citing the drag caused by a significant drop in prices for oil a...

Inequality, House Prices, Regional Divisions: OECD Worried About Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.11.2014 | Canada Business

The OECD has released its first analysis of Canada’s economy in two years, and while it sees economic growth strengthening, the report contains warn...

Why The OECD Sees 'Risks' In Canadian Mortgage Lending

CP/HuffPost Canada | The Associated Press | Posted 07.06.2014 | Canada Business

Canada should reduce the risk of a housing correction by making mortgage lenders shoulder more risk, the OECD says in a new forecast. The organizat...

Canadian Students Get Their Grade

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada

TORONTO, Cananda - A new international study ranks Canadian students among the top of the class in key subject areas, but there has been a noticeable ...

Watch Out, Homeowners: Rate Hikes Coming, OECD Says

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada may need to start hiking its trendsetting interest rate within the next year and steadily push it to 2.25 per cent by the ...

Live Long And Prosper HERE

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

OTTAWA - When it comes to measuring the good life, Canada is among the world's top spots for individual well-being, according to report by the Organiz...

Canada's Job Protection Rules Are Awful: OECD

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Business

An OECD report released Tuesday notes that Canada has some of the weakest job protection legislation among the organization's member countries. The...

Number Of Long-Term Unemployed In Canada Doubled: OECD

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2013 | Canada Business

PARIS - Unemployment rates in Canada and the United States will fall significantly by the end of next year but the overall rate among some of the worl...

Paul Krugman's Warning To Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.15.2013 | Canada Business

Renowned economist Paul Krugman is worried about Canada’s economy. The Nobel Prize winner and New York Times columnist wrote in a blog post Satur...

U.S. Economy To Outpace Canada's: OECD

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The OECD has reduced its estimates for Canadian economic growth this year and next.The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development...

Canadians Have a Dirty Tax Secret

Diane Francis | Posted 07.27.2013 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

The Financial Post commissioned a nationwide poll, promising confidentiality, asking Canadians if they cheated in one of the following ways: hiding income, paying cash to avoid sales taxes and/or taking undeserved entitlements. The results were shocking.

Here's What The OECD Says Will Keep Canada In Slow Lane

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - With global conditions weakening, Canada's economy will remain in the slow growth lane until the middle of next year, the Organization for Ec...

Good News For Canada From OECD

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The outlook for the economy has brightened somewhat for Canada and two countries critical to Canadian exporters, according to the Organizatio...

Rest Of World Dragging Canada Down: OECD

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The OECD says leading indicators in Canada point to continued growth, but below the long-term trend for the country.The economic prospects fo...

Rachel Mendleson

Canada Not Educating, Innovating Enough: OECD

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 06.13.2012 | Canada Business

Spurring innovation and improving post-secondary education in Canada will be crucial to boosting sluggish productivity growth, which is the most signi...

Hike Interest Rates Or Risk Trouble: OECD

CP | Posted 07.22.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Moves by the federal government to tighten mortgage lending rules aren't doing enough to cool the housing market in the hottest regions in th...