EDMONTON, Oct. 23, 2012 /CNW/ - The Conference Board of Canada will publicly present the findings of Fuel for Thought: The Economic Benefit of Oil Sands Investment for Canada's Regions, at the National Buyer Seller Forum in Edmonton.
This report analyzes the economic impacts of oil sands investment for Canada's regions. It includes an investment outlook, a discussion of the regional impacts of oil sands investment, including supply chain and income effects, fiscal implications, and the role of income remittances. Finally, the report looks at the implications of oil sands investment for Canada's foreign trade and investment.
|When:||Wednesday, October 24, 2012.|
|Michael Burt, Director, Industrial Economic Trends, The Conference Board of Canada, will present the findings of the report at 8:10 a.m. Mountain Time.|
|Where:||Shaw Conference Centre, 9797 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta|
|Media availability to follow presentation|
SOURCE: CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA
For further information:
Brent Dowdall, Media Relations, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext. 448.
Françoise Makanda, Media Relations Coordinator, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext. 389.