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Canadian economic expansion, 1972

Canadian Economic Forum (1972 Toronto, Ont.)

Canadian economic expansion, 1972

by Canadian Economic Forum (1972 Toronto, Ont.)

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Published by Conference Board in Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Canada -- Economic conditions -- 1945- -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1971-1981 -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Forum held Feb. 1972.

      StatementCanadian Economic Forum.
      SeriesCanadian studies ;, no. 25, Canadian studies (Montréal, Québec) ;, no. 25.
      ContributionsConference Board in Canada.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC115 .C237 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 94 p. :
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5257452M
      LC Control Number75330886

      Chapter pages in book: (p. - ) B. CANADA of Canada's Economy, — 0. J. FIRESTONE By the Canadian economy had come to rely more heavily on given to Canadian economic expansion through the development of agriculture towards the . The literature on the economic history of Canada emphasizes the searches for staple products; i.e., extractive products such as animal furs, timber, grain and petroleum and natural gas. The economic historian Harold Innis was the initial proponent of the staple theory of Canadian economic history.

        The Bureau of Economic Analysis measures the gross domestic product that defines recessions. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports on the unemployment rate. Unemployment often peaks after the recession ends because it is a lagging economic employers wait until they are sure the economy is back on its feet again before hiring permanent employees. Canadian exports were expanding, but slowly and the prospects for future growth uncertain. Investment in real capital sluggish. The rate of population growth was negative. But the overall rate of economic growth was positive and the basis was laid for more rapid development in the next period. Industrialization

      The thesis of this book is that cities are the primary drivers of economic development. Her main argument is that explosive economic growth derives from urban import replacement. Import replacement occurs when a city begins to locally produce goods that it formerly imported, e.g., Tokyo bicycle factories replacing Tokyo bicycle importers in the /5. That is when the gravity of the problems that would dominate the Canadian economic landscape for much of the decade became clear. By , the persistent inflation of the s and s had pushed the consumer price index (CPI) to a level nearly four times as high as in


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