The Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) will present their Fiscal Sustainability Report and their latest Economic and Fiscal Outlooks. In their latest report, the PBO is assesses the current federal fiscal policy to be sustainable over the long term, though some provincial governments, including BC, may need to make adjustments to debt and spending levels. The PBO will also discuss their projection for a significant contraction in residential investment and a deceleration in house prices through 2020
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Director, Parliamentary Budget Office
Jason Jacques is the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Director of the Costing and Budgetary Analysis team. Prior to joining the PBO, he worked with various departments of the Government of Canada, including the Privy Council Office, Finance Canada, Treasury Board Secretariat and Bank of Canada.
Jason holds an MA in economics from Queen’s University, is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CMA), and a CFA Charterholder.
Date and Time:
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
BC Investment Management Corporation
13th Floor, 750 Pandora Avenue
This is a free event. Coffee and tea will be provided
3:00pm on November 13, 2018
Space is Limited!
Register today at CABE store.