Past Lectures

2017/18

You Get What You Pay For: Funding Cities in the 21st Century

 

Speaker: Enid Slack, Munck School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto

 

2016/17

 

Baffling Budgets and Odd Outcomes

 

Speaker: Bill Robson, President and CEO of the C.D. Howe Institute

 

2015/16

Re-Imagining the Global Economic Future: Inclusive Growth as Democratizing Productivity

 

Speaker: Yuwa Hedrick-Wong, Chief Economist, Master Card Centre for Inclusive Growth Global Economic Advisor, MasterCard Worldwide

 

2014/15

Rising Income Inequality: Consequences, Causes and Cures

 

Speaker: Andrew Jackson, Broadbent Institute

 

2012/13

Do We Care Enough? How Canada Treats Its Most Vulnerable Citizens

 

Speaker: Lori Curtis, Professor of Economics, University of Waterloo

 

2011/12

Canada's Economic and Fiscal Outlook

 

Speaker: Michael Horgan, Deputy Minister of Finance

 

2010/11

The Context for Reform of Fiscal Institutions and Rules in Canada: This Time is Different

 

Speaker: Kevin Page, Parliamentary Budget Officer

 

2009/10

Canada's Coming Fiscal Challenges

 

Speaker: Robin Boadway, David Chadwick Smith Chair in Economics, Queen's University

 

2008/09

Economics and the Environment: Are Economists Doing Their Job?

 

Speaker: Don Drummond, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, TD Bank Financial Group

 

2007/08

A Policy Blueprint for the Information Age

 

Speaker: Thomas Courchene, Jarislowski-Deutsch Professor of Economic and Financial Policy, School of Policy Studies and Department of Economics, Queen's University