The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

February 21, 2012 06:00 ET

Quentin Grafton to Address Economic Club

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 21, 2012) - The past decade has witnessed an unprecedented increase in the prices of mining and energy commodities. This has had a profound impact on resource-based economies such as Canada and Australia - both for their terms of trade and the structure of their economies. This presentation will review the underlying determinants and consequences of the global resources commodities boom and provide a perspective on whether the boom will continue for the next decade.

WHO: Quentin Grafton
Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Australian Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics & Professor of Economics, Australian National University
WHAT: Address to the Economic Club of Canada
The Resources Commodities Boom: Past and Future Perspectives
DATE: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012
TIME: 11:45am-1:30pm
WHERE: The Westin Ottawa
11 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
Alert: Venue has dress code in effect. Please refrain from wearing jeans!

Contact Information

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