APEBC Coffee Break (VANCOUVER) - Roundtable on Fiscal Sustainability with PBO 

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Tuesday 13 November 2018, 15:30 - 17:00


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APEBC Coffee Break (VANCOUVER) - Roundtable on Fiscal Sustainability with PBO 

The PBO will present their Fiscal Sustainability Report and their latest Economic and Fiscal Outlooks. In their latest report, the PBO is assesses the current federal fiscal policy to be sustainable over the long term, though some provincial governments, including BC, may need to make adjustments to debt and spending levels. The PBO will also discuss their projection of a significant contraction in residential investment and a deceleration in house prices through 2020.

Speaker: Jason Jacques, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Director, Parliamentary Budget Office

Location: BC Business Council, Suite 810 - 1050 W Pender St, Vancouver, BC V6E 3S7
Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. **NOTE THE NEW TIME**
Cost: APEBC and CABE members in good standing $5, Students $5, Others $10. Light refreshments, including pastries, coffee and tea will be served. 

PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE AT:  www.cabe.ca/apebcstore 
Registration closes 5 p.m. Monday, November 12, 2018, or earlier if capacity is reached. 

About the Speaker:

Jason Jacques is the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Director of the Costing and Budgetary Analysis team. Prior to joining the PBO, he worked with various departments of the Government of Canada, including the Privy Council Office, Finance Canada, Treasury Board Secretariat and Bank of Canada.

Jason holds an MA in economics from Queen's University, is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CMA), and a CFA Charterholder.