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DEMOGRAPHICS

Aging population will put brakes on economic growth: BMO

Say goodbye to the Baby Boom generation and hello to a slow-growth future.

The aging of Canada’s population will mean slower growth for at least the next two decades – one of a host of ways demographics are dramatically reshaping the economic landscape – according to a report being released Friday by Bank of Montreal chief economist Douglas Porter entitled Destiny Dictated by Demography?