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9 February 2017 Getting to the Core of Inflation

Remarks Lawrence Schembri Department of Economics, Western University London, Ontario
Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri discusses the uses and measures of core inflation in the conduct of monetary policy.
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6 February 2017 Bank of Canada announces winners of the second edition of The Governor’s Challenge

The Bank of Canada today announced that the team from McGill University won the second annual Governor’s Challenge, a student competition in which teams simulate the role of advisor to the Bank’s policy-makers.
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31 January 2017 Building the next generation of economic models is a priority for the Bank of Canada, Governor Poloz says

Building the next generation of models that incorporate advances in economic knowledge and technology is a priority for the Bank of Canada, Governor Stephen S. Poloz said today.
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31 January 2017 Models and the Art and Science of Making Monetary Policy

Remarks Stephen S. Poloz University of Alberta School of Business Edmonton, Alberta
Governor Stephen S. Poloz discusses the evolution of economic models and the need for central bankers to apply judgment in using them.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

30 January 2017 Opening Statement before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

Opening Statement Sylvain Leduc House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance Ottawa, Ontario
Deputy Governor Sylvain Leduc discusses household debt and house prices, the risks they pose to financial stability and the role of the Bank of Canada.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

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Schedule of Key Interest Rate Announcements and Monetary Policy Report

Eight times a year, the Bank announces its decision on the setting of its key policy interest rate.

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