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 19, 2024

Migration and housing affordability

The recent influx of migrants from Ontario to Alberta over the last two years has, in part, been driven by housing affordability. While the gap has narrowed, mortgage debt to incomes remain much higher in Ontario than in Alberta. Another factor has been labour market performance. For more, check out our latest features features on interprovincial migration: Part 1 - recent interprovincial trends, Part 2- Alberta-BC migration, Part 3 - Alberta-Ontario migration

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.

It's halvening

Halving plays a critical role in the future of cryptocurrency

In the right direction

February revenues picked up by 4.1% and reversed all of the decline in January

Another swallow?

The headline inflation rate ticked up to 2.9% in March

                                   Read more daily insights >

Weekly Wrap

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

Weekly Wrap, Friday, April 19, 2024

Cooling core inflation and the need for investment

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

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