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Jun 05 2023

Weekly EconMinute—Household income spent on mortgages

In this week’s EconMinute, we take a look at the amount of household income spent on paying...
Jun 01 2023

Weekly EconMinute—Cost of natural disasters

In this week’s EconMinute, we take a look at the cost of natural disasters following the early...
May 31 2023

Not Your Grandparents Farm: How Technology is Advancing  Agriculture in Alberta

Kim McConnell explores the evolution of technology and the opportunity to break down barriers and apply...
May 30 2023

Episode #96: The Brief: Business is the Most Trusted Institution: Breaking Down the 2023 Edelman Trust Barometer

On this episode of AlbertaBETTER, we speak with Edelman Canada CEO, Bianca Freedman, on the results of...
May 29 2023

Weekly EconMinute—Labour productivity

In this week’s EconMinute, we take a look at labour productivity in Canada and the connection to...
May 18 2023

Episode #95: The Brief: The Impact of Wages and Inflation on Canada’s Economy

On this episode of AlbertaBETTER, we speak with Manulife Global Macrostrategist, Dominque Lapointe, on...

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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.