Expert Available: Bank of Canada Interest Rate Increase

Following the Bank of Canada’s increase of its key interest rate, a Carleton expert is available to comment.

Ian Lee
Associate Professor, Sprott School of Business

Phone: 613-520-2600, ext. 2375
Email: Ian.Lee@carleton.ca

Lee has appeared multiple times before the House of Commons finance and Senate banking committees. He has been in every Government of Canada budget lockup since 2008. He attended pre-budget consultations with the Minister of Finance in 2009 and 2011.

He was employed in the financial services sector as a loan manager in consumer, mortgage and commercial credit for an American multinational and subsequently for the Bank of Montreal in the 1970s and early 1980s.

 

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