2019 Events

April 5-6, 2019
Education and Human Capital Investment over the Life Cycle Conference
Queen’s University, Kingston
This conference is organized by Christopher Cotton and Brent Hickman.  More details to follow.

May 14, 2019
Annual Financial Intermediation and Regulation Conference
Queen’s University, Kingston
This annual workshop is jointly hosted by the JDI and the Bank of Canada on the campus of Queen’s University.   Organized by Jason Allen (Bank of Canada) and Robert Clark (Queen’s). More details to follow.

May 31 – June 2, 2019
Banff, Alberta
The 53rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association will be held Friday, May 31st to Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Paper submission deadline is Friday, February 15, 2019.
Marcel Boyer (CIRANO), Ig Horstmann (Rotman Institute for International Business at the University of Toronto), Tom Ross (Phelps Centre at the University of British Columbia) and Robert Clark (John Deutsch Institute at Queen’s University) will assist conference organizers in organizing sessions and guest speakers to address issues in competition policy and regulation.

Christopher Cotton will be organizing the Canadian Public Economic Group sessions at the CEA conference.

For more information, see the CEA website: https://economics.ca/2019/en/

 

PAST 2018 Events

November 16-17, 2018
The Economics of Strategic Communication and Persuasion: Application to Evidence-based Public Policy
This is the second workshop on the economics of strategic communication and persuasion. The event will take place at the Center for Interuniversity Research and Analysis of Organizations (CIRANO) in Montreal. Click here for the program and to register.

October 25-26, 2018
13th Defence and Security Economics Workshop
Carleton University, Ottawa
This annual workshop brings together experts in defence and security economics from across Canada and around the world. The event will take place at Carleton University in Ottawa. Anyone interested in participating should contact the organizers, Karl Skogstad or Ugurhan Berkok.    Click here for the program.

June 14-15, 2018
Organizational Economics & Political Economy Conferences
Queen’s University, Kingston
This joint event between the Smith School of Business and the JDI will bring together economist studying organization and influence in the context of companies and governments. Further information can be found here. Download the Organizational Economics Program and the Political Economy Program. Some parts of this event have reached capacity; if you are still interested in participating, please contact Sharon Sullivan to inquire about availability.

May 8, 2018
Annual Financial Intermediation and Regulation Conference
Queen’s University, Kingston
This annual workshop is jointly hosted by the JDI and the Bank of Canada on the campus of Queen’s University. Download the Conference Program.

2017 Events

Nov 3-4, 2017
CPEG annual meetings
Queen’s University, Kingston
The annual meetings of the Canadian Public Economics Group (CPEG).

Nov 2-3, 2017
12th Defence and Security Economics Conference
Carleton University, Ottawa
This annual workshop brings together experts in defence and security economics from across Canada and around the world.

Oct 20-21, 2017
Investing Resource Rents: A Look at Resource Economics after 40 Years of Hartwick’s Rule
Queen’s University, Kingston
A conference in honour of Queen’s professor John Hartwick on the 40th anniversary of his seminal paper on the investment of resource rents.

May 10, 2017
Financial Intermediation and Regulation Conference
Queen’s University, Kingston
A conference in honour of Queen’s professor John Hartwick on the 40th anniversary of his seminal paper on the investment of resource rents.