Presidential Address: Russell Davidson, McGill University & Aix-Marseille School of Economics (AMSE)
Purvis Luncheon Speaker: Robin Boadway (Queen's University), "Tax Policy for a Rent-Rich Economy"
Innis Lecture: David Green (University of British Columbia) "Chasing After "Good Jobs": Do They Exist and Does It Matter If They Do?"
CEBERG Invited Lecture: Glenn W. Harrison (Georgia State University) "The Normative Turn in Behavioral Economics"
State of the Art Lectures:
CWEN Luncheon Speaker: Raquel Fernández (New York University) "Culture and Economics"
CLSRN Keynote lecture: Martha J. Bailey (University of Michigan) "The ERA of the Pill"
Bank of Canada Fellowship Lecture: Gregor Smith (Queen's University) "Are the Unbanked Rational?"
Canadian Public Policy Lecture: Miles Corak (University of Ottawa), "'Inequality is the root of social evil,' or maybe not: Two stories about inequality and public policy"
CDESG Keynote Speaker: Ravi Kanbur (Cornell University), "Is Inequality of Opportunity A Useful Policy Construct?"
Environment Canada Lecture: Jason Shogren (University of Wyoming), 'Global Environmental Risks - Some Observations on the Economics of Pandemics and Species Protection'
PEF: Keynote Lecture: Mark Lavoie (University of Ottawa) "How Post Keynesian Economic Theory Helps Explain Today's Economic Crisis"
C.D. Howe Institute's Annual Scholars' Dinner (Thursday May 28th): Tiff Macklem, Dean, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, "Crisis Management to Crisis Leadership: Theory and Practice in the Response to the Global Financial Crisis" For tickets and information contact: Devan Gander at email@example.com