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Canada's economy had two solid months of growth last summer, before returning to stagnation.
Despite economists’ declarations that Canada emerged from recession in the third quarter, two new reports out Monday indicate
Those celebrating the end of Canada’s recession may want to recork the champagne, because it seems the economy isn’t out
As America is the world's growth engine, it's critical to know what its buyers are saying. The news is not just good; it's great. Manufacturers were discouraged by the poor winter weather, but they got over it; the index is now back to the heights seen last fall, and rising. New orders are leading the charge, up sharply in the last three months.
Growth is up, and it's looking like inflation is hard on its heels. The U.K. is charting this new course; we'd all do well to watch with interest, and to wish them well.