Presidential Address: Charles Beach (Queen’s University), "Changing Income Inequality: A Distributional Paradigm for Canada"
Purvis Lecture: Stephen S. Poloz, Governor, Bank of Canada, “The Optimal Policy Mix is Conjunctural, but the Medium-term is Still the Message”
Innis Lecture: Kristian Behrens (Université du Québec à Montréal), “Agglomeration and Clusters: Tools and Insights from Coagglomeration Patterns”
State of the Art Lectures:
CWEN Luncheon Speaker: Lena Edlund (Columbia University), "Location, Location, Location"
Bank of Canada Governor's Award Lecture: Matilde Bombardini (UBC) “Trade, Pollution and Mortality in China”
Canadian Public Policy Lecture: Randall Morck (University of Alberta), "Shareholder Democracy in Canada"
Innovative Data in Economics: CERC Panel with Erik Snowberg
CIGI Special Lecture: Jeffrey Rubin, "From Energy Superpower to World Breadbasket: The Transition of the Canadian Economy in the Age of Climate Change"
CDESG Keynote Speaker: Dean Karlan (Yale University), "Building Sustainable Income for the Ultra-Poor: Behavioral and Economic Constraints"
Environment and Climate Change Canada Special Lecture: Carolyn Fischer (Resources for the Future), “Overlapping Policies for Reducing GHGs: How do they interact, when are they useful, and when are they counterproductive?”
CEBERG Special Lecture: Timothy N. Carson (Purdue University), "Individual versus Group Choices of Repeated Game Strategies in the Noisy Prisoner’s Dilemma"