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About TABE

The Toronto Association for Business and Economics Inc. (TABE) is the professional association for business economists in the Toronto area. TABE is a chapter of the Canadian Association for Business Economics (CABE).  TABE provides a forum for professional development and networking.

Our annual events and regular programming include:

  • An annual kick-off event in September with drinks and a lively discussion with a leading Canadian Economic Policy Expert.
  • An annual Chief Economist event in December where the country’s leading Chief Economists share their views on the economic outlook over drinks.
  • Regular monetary policy events with senior officials from the Bank of Canada.
  • Regular lunchtime and evening events on topical issues in the field of economics.

These events provide an invaluable opportunity to network with colleagues and others in the field. At each event, a list of attendees and the name of their organization is provided. 

TABE is active in Engaging and Supporting Young Professionals

Our New Members Initiative Committee has a very active group of new professional economists who meet to discuss ideas that are of interest to those starting out in their career. This group regularly organize TABE sponsored events, including: trivia nights, workshops, and networking events on emerging topics in economics. If you are interested in volunteering for this group please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

TABE offers a Mentorship Program.

TABE’s mentorship is open to members who have at least two years of professional work experience.