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Tooling Up: Canada Needs More Robust Capital Investment

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September 13, 2018
Tooling Up: Canada Needs More Robust Capital Investment

Weak business investment is a threat to Canada’s future prosperity, according to a new report published by the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Tooling up: Canada Needs More Robust Capital Investment,” authors William B.P. Robson, Jeremy Kronick, and Jacob Kim find business investment in Canada has slipped badly relative to the United States and other countries since mid-decade, and the outlook remains weak for 2018.

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William B.P. Robson, President and Chief Executive Officer
William B.P. Robson
Jeremy Kronick, Associate Director, Research
Jeremy Kronick
Jacob Kim, Researcher
Jacob Kim

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