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David Baxter

Special Advisor

David, a Special Advisor at Urban Futures, is a recognized authority on the impact of demographic and economic change on the North American and international consumer landscape.  David's main focus at Urban Futures is on population and economic change and the resulting implications for business and society.  His writing and presentations address such timely issues as understanding changing consumer markets, the shifting nature of work, the process of urban and metropolitan change, and the current state of health care. 

His academic career spans four decades, and includes teaching and lecturing at both Canadian and international universities.