Robert has been with the Bank of Montreal since 2006. He
plays a key role in analyzing regional economic and fiscal trends in Canada and
the United States, and is the author of the Provincial Monitor and
creator/author of State Monitor. Robert also regularly contributes to
other department publications including AM Notes, Focus and
econoFacts, and monitors equity markets from a macroeconomic perspective
through the Global Equity Weekly publication. Robert is a regular
commentator on economic and financial trends to the media.
Before joining BMO, Robert worked in the Research
department at the Bank of Canada.
Robert holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in
Economics from the University of Western Ontario, and a Masters degree in
Economics from Carleton University.