The root cause of housing inflation.
Canada’s housing bubble is the economy’s biggest risk—and its biggest driver. Now governments want to cool it down. Are change and pain are headed for Canada’s housing market?
- What will be the nature of an adjustment?
- How effective are recent policy changes?
- Is rental activity the solution?
Joic CIBC Deputy Chief Economist Benjamin Tal as he leads discussion on the root cause of housing inflation in Canada.
Deputy Chief Economist, CIBC World Markets Inc.
Mr. Tal is responsible for analyzing economic developments and their implications for North American fixed income, equity, foreign exchange and commodities markets. He also acts in an advisory capacity to bank officers on issues related to wealth management, household/corporate credit and risk.
Well-known for his ground-breaking published research on topics such as labour market dynamics, real estate, credit markets, international trade and business economic conditions, Mr. Tal not only contributes to the conversation but also frequently sets the agenda.