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The latest Economic Survey finds Canada needs to tame inflation, further build fiscal buffers,
strengthen productivity and prioritise the green transition.
Quantitative tightening is likely to raise long-term interest rates, but the size of the impact is uncertain.
Financial stress among households should remain contained despite rising mortgage rates, but inflation pressures increase risks for vulnerable borrowers.
by Catherine L. Mann OECD Chief Economist and Head of the Economics Department Welcome to the OECD… Read More »Unsatisfactory global growth: A call to policy action!