By: Roger Gibbins, president and CEO of Canada West Foundation
and Ryan Pike, Jim Hume student intern with the Canada West Foundation.
With the Canadian economy recovering from the recent recession, Canada’s economic outlook is in good shape compared to the rest of the world. Canada is the only G7 country that has returned to pre-recession levels of real output. While the past few years haven’t been optimal for recent graduates entering the workforce, opportunities for youth employment are gradually improving.