Mark Wiseman talks about the importance for acting now to get to 100 million Canadians by 2100. “If you look at Canada’s demographics today, we will grow – on current trend – to about 50 million people from 37 million today by about 2050, and then we stop growing,” Wiseman – the former CEO of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and current global head of active equities at BlackRock – told BNN Bloomberg in an interview recorded on Thursday. “This is a trend that we have to get on top of now. If we stop growing we will have a smaller economy. If we stop growing, we’ll be less important in the world, as the rest of the world grows around us.”
Century Initiative welcomes the 2021 federal budget’s investments in measures to support the workforce of tomorrow, build the digital economy, strengthen Canada’s immigration system, and introduce a historic plan for...
Century Initiative issues response to today’s announcement from the Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship on new streams to permanent residency for essential workers and international students
On March 30, 2021, Century Initiative partnered with The Globe and Mail to present the People and Prosperity webcast. The event brought together different speakers from across the country to discuss the strategies