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23 November, 2015 | (01 hr)

Join us for this special webcast in which The Conference Board Inc. and the Conference Board of Canada discuss global productivity and competitiveness trends in a Canadian context. Ataman Ozyildirim of the Conference Board will describe the findings of new Conference Board research on international comparisons on productivity, internationally and by sector . He will discuss how productivity growth has slowed dramatically around the world in recent years and why it is so critical to global economic growth. Pedro Antunes of the Conference Board of Canada will describe how Canada's weak labour force growth makes productivity key to maintaining economic growth potential. Yet, Canada's productivity performance is weakening.

Who should attend: Professionals in corporate planning, strategy, or finance; economists; analysts

Speakers

Pedro Antunes

Pedro Antunes
Executive Director, Economic Outlook and Analysis, and Deputy Chief Economist
The Conference Board of Canada

Pedro Antunes is Executive Director, Economic Outlook and Analysis, and Deputy Chief Economist at The Conference Board of Canada. Pedro Antunes leads a team of economists responsible for the production of the Conference Board’s suite of economic forecast products, as well as other reports a...Full Bio

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D.

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D.
Director, Economic Research, and Global Research Chair
The Conference Board

Ataman Ozyildirim, PhD, is the director of economic research and global research chair at The Conference Board. He specializes in the development of economic indicators and in forecasting aggregate economic activity worldwide. He also oversees The Conference Board’s Global ...Full Bio

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Pedro Antunes, Executive Director, Economic Outlook and Analysis, and Deputy Chief Economist, The Conference Board of Canada (Full Bio)

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D., Director, Economic Research, and Global Research Chair, The Conference Board (Full Bio)

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