The top economic stories of 2020
In the season one finale of The Future Of, we count down the top 10 economic stories that will have a lasting effect and answer your burning questions.
By ATB Financial 11 December 2020
While the list of economic stories for the year 2020 could fill a library, special guests Jackie Forrest and Rob Roach join ATB’s Chief Economist Todd Hirsch to count down the 10 biggest economic stories of the year and answer your questions. From Brexit to the oil price war, there was no shortage of major events this year (and, believe it or not, COVID-19 didn’t make our list). Find out why and what did.
Season 1 finale
Featuring Jackie Forrest, Executive Director at ARC Energy Research Institute.
ATB’s Managing Director of Economics Rob Roach, and Jackie Forrest, Executive Director at ARC Energy Research Institute and co-host of the ARC Energy Ideas podcast join ATB’s Chief Economist Todd Hirsch to count down the top 10 economic stories of 2020. They also answer questions submitted by listeners and cover everything from diversifying Alberta’s economy to the future of nuclear power in Canada.
"Transitioning the economy is going to take a long time. That’s why we need to get started now. In the energy sector, I see encouraging signs that we are moving in the direction of diversification."
Executive Director at ARC Energy Research Institute
About the episode
Join Todd Hirsch and special guests as they count down the top 10 economic stories of 2020 and answer questions submitted by listeners. Which events will have a lasting effect on Canada’s economy? What can we expect to make headlines in 2021 and beyond?