Speeches

  • October 24, 2002

    Release of the Monetary Policy Report

    Opening Statement David Dodge Press conference in New York
    The Canadian economy has been expanding strongly so far this year and is now operating fairly close to its full production capacity. Consumer price inflation has risen above the 2 per cent target and is expected to rise further before year-end because of high oil prices and a number of other relative price movements.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches
  • October 23, 2002

    Opening Statement before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

    Opening Statement David Dodge House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance
    The Canadian economy has been expanding strongly so far this year and is now operating fairly close to its full production capacity. Consumer price inflation has risen above the 2 per cent target and is expected to rise further before year-end because of high oil prices and a number of other relative price movements.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches
  • October 23, 2002

    Release of the Monetary Policy Report

    Opening Statement David Dodge
    Today, we released our October Monetary Policy Report, in which we discuss economic and financial trends in the context of Canada's inflation-control strategy.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches
  • October 17, 2002

    The Search for Higher Productivity

    Remarks David Dodge Chambre de commerce de Québec Québec, Québec
    Given the extent of uncertainty in the world today, we are all naturally preoccupied with near-term issues and prospects. That's understandable. But, at the same time, it's critical that we look past the short-term to the longer-term trends and potential of our economy.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches
  • October 5, 2002

    Dollarization and North American Integration

    Remarks David Dodge Chambre de commerce du Québec Sherbrooke, Quebec
    The question before us sounds straightforward: "Should Canada adopt the U.S. dollar?" But the issues are complicated. I will not pretend that I can cover all the nuances of this topic in my allotted time. So I am running the risk that I may oversimplify matters.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

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