Nine-in-Ten Albertans Say Economic Conditions Are Poor

A majority of residents say they will spend less on entertainment, dining out and clothing over the next six months. Calgary, AB – Albertans are decidedly concerned about the state of the provincial economy and most are planning to cut back on expenditures, our latest Economic Insights Tracker has found. In the online survey of… Read more »

British Columbians Have Higher Economic Confidence in 2017

The proportion of British Columbians who expect higher gasoline prices has doubled (from 39% to 81%) since January 2016. Vancouver, BC – Three-in-five British Columbians believe the provincial economy is doing well, but four-in-five are expecting higher costs for groceries and gasoline in the next six months, a new Insights West poll has found. In… Read more »