John Stackhouse

Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO
RBC

John Stackhouse

Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO
RBC

John Stackhouse is a nationally bestselling author and one of Canada’s leading voices on innovation and economic disruption. He is senior vice-president in the Office of the CEO at Royal Bank of Canada, leading the organization’s research and thought leadership on economic, technological and social change.

Previously, he was editor-in-chief of the Globe and Mail and editor of Report on Business. He is a senior fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute and the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy and sits on the boards of Queen’s University, the Aga Khan Foundation of Canada and the Literary Review of Canada.

His latest book, Planet Canada: How Our Expats Are Shaping the Future, explores the untapped resource of the millions of Canadians who don’t live in Canada but exert their influence from afar.

John Stackhouse's content

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Research

Eight ways COVID-19 will transform the economy and disrupt every business

If there is one lesson from the pandemic of 2020, it may be this: We are biological beings in a digital age.

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Analysis

Happy New Year? 2019 will put Canada’s economy to the test

Last updated: January 02, 2019

What will 2019 bring for the Canadian economy? The latest RBC Economics report explores the bigger trends that may shape the year and beyond.

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Analysis

“What’s the problem?” and four other questions about cryptocurrency

Three cryptocurrency experts discuss the rise and fall of bitcoin - and answer some pressing questions around the blockchain movement.

4 minute read