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One Percent? For Real? Insights from Modern Growth Theory about Future Investment Returns

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October 7, 2015
 One Percent? For Real? Insights from Modern Growth Theory about Future Investment Returns

Pension fund savers face a future of lower investment returns, states a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “One Percent? For Real? Insights from Modern Growth Theory about Future Investment Returns,” authors Steve Ambler and Craig Alexander project a 1 percent rate of real return for risk free investments like Treasury bills, forming an anchor for the returns on other financial assets, including bonds and equities.  

Pour lire ce rapport en français, cliquez ici.

Author(s):

Steve Ambler, Professor of Economics, Université du Québec
Steve Ambler

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