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Technicians work on components at Halifax Shipyard in Halifax on Thursday, March 7, 2013.
Technicians work on components at Halifax Shipyard in Halifax on Thursday, March 7, 2013.
(Andrew Vaughan/Canadian Press)

SCOTT BARLOW

Are Canadian experts overhyping our economic prospects?

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U.S. strategists and economists have turned their attention to Canada in recent days, and they don’t like what they see. With the notable exception of the financial crisis, Canadian investors have had it pretty good for the past decade and, with an economy and asset market decidedly “risk on” in comparison with our neighbors to the south, we can’t discount the possibility that the glory days may be behind us.