In response to the global pandemic, we have created a temporary work stream to organize our work on Canada’s economic recovery from COVID-19.
While COVID-19 has shown us that digitization can help firms adapt to changing conditions, Canada has historically lagged when it comes to adopting technology. Government support is needed now more than ever to address both the immediate and long-term challenges posed by the pandemic.
An ongoing scan exploring government policies and programs that support digitization in response to the COVID-19 crisis across both the public and private sectors.
Aug 15, 2022
The once-booming tech sector is experiencing layoffs and hiring freezes, but ebbs and flows in this sector operate in a separate ecosystem from the larger economy.
Mar 30, 2021
Using Statistic Canada's Canadian Survey on Business Conditions (CSBC), we analyzed business trends throughout the pandemic, such as remote work, online sales, and employment and skills demands
Sep 17, 2020
To determine the best way to support workers looking to transition careers, we begin by listening to their first-hand experiences. Learn how we're undertaking this work remotely amidst COVID-19.
Sep 2, 2020
Concerns about data collection and individual privacy are on the rise as governments and corporations deploy technology to detect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19.