Bank of Canada webcasts the John Kuszczak Memorial Lecture

OTTAWA – On Friday, November 8, 2019, the Bank of Canada will host its annual economic conference. This year’s theme is “Learning About the Digital Economy”.  Academics, policy-makers, private sector economists and representatives from policy think tanks will be among those in attendance.


The webcast will feature the following session:

The John Kuszczak Memorial Lecture: “Explaining the growth decline in the US”

  • Address by Philippe Aghion, Harvard University
  • Introductory remarks by Paul Beaudry, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada

13:30 (Eastern Time)


Bank of Canada, Ottawa, ON


The Deputy Governor’s remarks will not be published.

Media Availability

There will be no media availability for this event.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.


Audio and video webcasts of the lecture will be available.


Registration for this conference is closed. Media are invited to watch the session via the webcast.

For more information, please contact Media Relations at 613-782-8782.

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John Kuszczak Memorial Lecture - Webcast

Explaining the growth decline in the US - Address by Philippe Aghion, Harvard University, with introductory remarks by Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Paul Beaudry.