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What you need to know about Canadian business this week in under 30 minutes. Hosted by the Financial Post's Emily Jackson.

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What you need to know about Canadian business this week in under 30 minutes. Hosted by the Financial Post's Emily Jackson.

    Forget bubbles, Canada has a housing affordability crisis: Frances Donald

    Forget bubbles, Canada has a housing affordability crisis: Frances Donald

    High home prices and child care costs hurt Canada more than people think, economically hampering our next generation of workers and spenders, warns Manulife's chief economist.

    • 28 min
    Days are numbered for fossil-fuel cars. Is Canada ready?

    Days are numbered for fossil-fuel cars. Is Canada ready?

    This week, on Down to Business, Brian Kingston, president and chief executive of the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers Association, and Benjamin Sharpe, a senior researcher and Canada Regional Lead at the International Council on Clean Transportation, based in California, talk about what lies ahead for the auto industry.

    • 18 min
    'Amazing economic opportunity for Canada' in Biden's green plan

    'Amazing economic opportunity for Canada' in Biden's green plan

    This week on Down to Business Clean Energy Canada's Sarah Petrevan talks about the economic imperative of nations going green. Canada, she says, is uniquely positioned to benefit from U.S. President Joe Biden's plan to transition to a low-carbon economy.

    • 18 min
    Watch for more fallout as tensions between China and the West mount

    Watch for more fallout as tensions between China and the West mount

    This week, on Down to Business, Wesley Wark, an expert on national security and intelligence, explores the nature of Canada’s tensions with China.

    • 13 min
    CP's 'historic and transformational' merger could be the last of the big rail deals

    CP's 'historic and transformational' merger could be the last of the big rail deals

    This week, on Down to Business, it’s a story about creating the first transcontinental railroad, the corporate titans who invest in rail, the North American supply chains and trade they serve and about Hunter Harrison, who transformed the industry.

    • 22 min
    'Big, big changes' in the pipeline as COVID accelerates green shift

    'Big, big changes' in the pipeline as COVID accelerates green shift

    This week on Down to Business, Jumana Saleheen, chief economist for the commodity research firm CRU, talks about the impacts, paradoxes and opportunities in the transition away from fossil fuels.

    • 15 min

Avis des utilisateurs

4.5 sur 5
128 notes

128 notes

woreline_101 ,

Valuable

The powerful land insightful guests that are on this podcast, make this a must listen. From former bank governor to CEO’s. keep up the great work.

FP reviewer ,

One sided

Author takes a position and finds evidence to support it. Issues are rarely so clearcut as how they are presented in this podcast

lmgordon ,

Fantastic Podcast

I love the breadth of topics discussed on this podcast. It’s very well done and I appreciate the Canadian perspective.

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