TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW Telbec/ - Conference Board of Canada economists will
outline the impact of the U.S. subprime meltdown and will discuss what's ahead
for Ontario's economy with the loonie at par at the 2007 Business Outlook
Briefing, Thursday, October 4.
Who: Glen Hodgson, Senior Vice-President, Forecasting and Analysis and
Chief Economist, will provide the global economic outlook,
at 9:15 a.m.
Paul Darby, Deputy Chief Economist, will discuss the Conference
Board's Canadian and U.S. economic forecast, at 9:45 a.m.
Pedro Antunes, Director, National and Provincial Forecast, will
present Ontario's economic outlook, at 10:45 a.m.
Kip Beckman, Principal Research Associate, Forecasting and
Analysis, will deliver the keynote presentation The U.S. Subprime
Meltdown: Implications for Canada at 12:45 p.m.
When: Thursday, October 4, 2007
Where: The Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front St. W
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