Internal memo prepared for Morneau cites bleak economic forecast

An internal memo ordered by Finance Minister Bill Morneau says the torrid pace of economic growth in 2017 will disappear for the next five years as Canada's labour force ages, and businesses fail to invest in productivity. The document offers some policy prescriptions, but the slow-growth prediction may mean a cautious Budget 2018

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