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Economic

As tariff retaliations heat up, National Bank reconsiders investing strategy

New pipelines to drive oilsands expansion, report says

U.S. homebuilder confidence fading on trade war threat

More Economic

Mercer sees modest growth for 2011

StatsCan: Previous recessions were worse

U.S. recovery to gain steam: UBS

Where does the smart loonie fly?

Economists predict growth in major markets

Yearning for yields

Loonie to greet 2011 above parity

Consumer, investor confidence holds up

American spending gives economy a lift

Economics of retirement in 2010

Canada’s risks becoming ‘elevated’, IMF warns

Enhanced CPP option on the rocks

Loonie ties the hands of BoC

Foreigners park their funds in Canada