Recession Canada

Study Ties Recession To Suicide Rate

CBC | Posted 06.11.2014 | Canada Business

The financial crisis has been linked to a 4.5 per cent increase in Canada’s suicide rate, according to a study that estimates at least 10,000 extra ...

Debt-Loving Canadians Saved The Economy: Poloz

CP | Romina Maurino, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada Business

BURLINGTON, Ont. - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz says Canadian consumers did their part for the economy by borrowing the country through the w...

These Canadian Cities Are Still Stuck In Recession

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.07.2013 | Canada Business

It’s been four years since the Great Recession ended in Canada, but nearly half of Canada’s mid-sized cities have yet to regain the jobs lost duri...

Are McJobs Canada's Future?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.05.2013 | Canada Business

The latest jobs report from StatsCan was utterly abysmal: Some 85,000 jobs lost in a single month in the private sector, offset only by a 30,000 incre...

Canadian Corporate Profits In A Tailspin

CBC | Posted 04.30.2013 | Canada Business

Nik Nanos digs beneath the numbers with CBC Power & Politics host Evan Solomon to get to the political, economic and social forces that shape our live...

Taking A Heavy Toll On Canadian Quality Of Life

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy may well be muddling through, but on a more personal level, Canadians generally are not, a new study of well-being suggests....

Consumer Debt Could Tip Canada Into Recession: Report

CP | Sunny Freeman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - There is more than a 20 per cent risk of Canada falling into a second recession — and though much of that risk comes from outside our bord...

Canada's Second Slump May Be Harder To Fight

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper says Canadians can rest assured the government has a Plan B in place should another recession strike.But analysts warn a secon...

Harper Says There's A Plan In Case Of Second Recession

CP | Posted 08.05.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA _ Prime Minister Stephen Harper is warning that Europe is running out of time to fix its debt problems, but his government has prepared ``conti...

It May Get A Little Rough, But Canada Isn't Heading For Recession: Flaherty

CBC | Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada

Canada is not entering a recession, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty told MPs Tuesday, despite turbulence in world markets. Spea...

Canada's Rich Get Poorer, Income Gap Still Looms Large

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - New data shows the richest of the rich actually got relatively poorer in Canada during the recession, while the other 99 per cent made some g...

Canada Recession Unlikely, Says Flaherty

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Harper government is ruling out any immediate new action to stimulate growth and job creation, federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said...

Canada Could Stumble Into Recession Amid Economic Headwinds

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada could be the first economically advanced country to stumble into another recession, the Bank of Nova Scotia says in one of the more st...