The Daily Friday, October 16, 2020
Canada’s international transactions in securities, August 2020
Non-resident investors acquired $15.5 billion of Canadian securities in August, largely purchases of debt securities. At the same time, Canadian investors increased their holdings of foreign securities by $5.7 billion, led by acquisitions of US shares.
Weekly update: Canadian Economic Dashboard and COVID-19
The “Canadian Economic Dashboard and COVID-19” presents selected indicators to help monitor the impact of the pandemic on economic activity in Canada.
Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, August 2020
Manufacturing sales fell 2.0% to $52.4 billion in August, following three consecutive months of strong increases. The largest declines were in the transportation equipment and plastics and rubber industries.
Study: The impact of short-duration credentials after an undergraduate degree on labour market outcomes
Today, Statistics Canada is releasing a paper entitled “The impact of short-duration credentials after an undergraduate degree on labour market outcomes.”