ATB Economic Insights

ATB's economics team analyzes the latest statistics related to economic drivers and provides insight on Alberta's economy now and in the future.

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ATB's Quarterly Alberta Economic Outlook

ATB leverages its understanding of Alberta's economy to produce a quarterly economic forecast for the province.

Chart of the week

April 12, 2024

Productivity matters for wages

Industries with the highest labour productivity tend to offer the highest wages, with energy-related industries ranking near the top.

Economic Insights Focused on Alberta's Economy

ATB’s team of economists make sense of the latest data and trends in daily insights delivered right to your inbox.

The Owl (Daily Insights)

Retail sales, the unemployment rate, population growth, inflation, international trade—these are just a few of the economic trends the team makes sense of in ATB’s daily insights.

The productivity imperative

Energy-related industries have among the highest levels of productivity and wages in Canada

Lighter finger on pause

The Bank of Canada remained on the sidelines in April


The Indigenous economy in Alberta rebounded sharply in 2021

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Weekly Wrap

A review of the key economic highlights of the week impacting Alberta.

Weekly Wrap, Friday, April 12, 2024

Alberta housing market not waiting for rate cuts

Weekly Wrap, Friday, April 5, 2024

March (employment) break, and the surge in interprovincial migration

Weekly Wrap, Friday, March 22, 2024

Alberta's economic outlook and the week that was

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