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Improving immigration in Canada to support the long-term opportunity, well-being, and prosperity of all Canadians

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Transforming Canada’s Regulatory Systems to Achieve Environmental, Economic, and Indigenous Partnership Goals

Final report from the Task Force on Major Project Development and Regulatory Excellence recommending improvements to Canada’s permitting and approval processes to enable major projects in Canada.

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In-depth research, analysis, and recommendations on issues impacting Albertans and Alberta business.

Feb 21 2024

Weekly EconMinute—Rental Affordability in Alberta

In this week's EconMinute, we're talking about rental affordability in Alberta. A recent report by the...
Feb 20 2024

Episode #115: C-Suite Unplugged: Irfhan Rawji, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Realize Capital Partners

Join Irfhan Rawji, Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Realize Capital Partners., to discuss...
Feb 12 2024

Weekly EconMinute—January 2024 Labour Force Survey

In this week's EconMinute, we're talking about the January 2024 Labour Force Survey. It was another...
Feb 12 2024

Pre-Budget Submission for the Federal Government 2024 Budget

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, P.C., M.P.Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance90 Elgin...
Feb 08 2024

Carbon pricing works, we just need to stop getting in the way

Carbon pricing—also known as a carbon tax—is a central element of climate policy in Canada. Setting a...
Feb 07 2024

Episode #114: The Brief: It’s not (really) about numbers; it’s about strategy: Unpacking immigration in Canada

On this episode of AlbertaBETTER, we speak with University of Waterloo labour economist, Dr. Mikal...

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Deploying the experience and expertise of Alberta’s CEOs to develop policies and actions on the big challenges Albertans face.

A vision for Alberta’s future and a roadmap to achieve it.

Our award-winning final report presents both a vision for Alberta’s future, created by Albertans, and the roadmap to achieve this vision. We believe that Alberta’s best days are still ahead, but we must plan for them on purpose. Define the Decade is that plan.