CPA Canada economic and policy research

Learn about CPA Canada’s economic and policy research. We provide impartial analysis into current and emerging issues that extend beyond accounting matters to help better society and strengthen the Canadian economy.

CPA Canada tracks and reports on household debt and wealth in order to help Canadians think critically about how to save more, spend less and reduce debt. This work also highlights options policy-makers may consider to improve household financial well-being.

Improving Canada’s productivity has become more crucial than ever. Our economic research will help you look beyond innovation to crucial factors, including helping firms grow, becoming export-ready, and investing in intangible capital.


Held in Vancouver’s stunning convention centre, this year’s national conference launched on a theme of love, relationships and how to be a better leader. Find out what the keynote speakers had to say. View our photo gallery.