2020: On-line Conference

Conference Details

2020: On-line Zoom Conference

On-line Zoom Conference during COVID19
November 6, 2020

The annual fall conference for the Canadian Public Economics Group (CPEG) will take place virtually this year on November 6, 2020. The conference is free to attend but requires registration.

The conference will take place over Zoom and will include 7 live paper presentations with discussions over the course of the day starting at 9:00 am EST, as well as a keynote talk by Leonard Wantchekon (Princeton) at 10:45am. Please see the schedule for details.

In addition to the speakers, graduate students working in public economics have been invited to share short recorded presentations of their research papers, which will be made available through the conference website for participants to watch asynchronously.

Organizing Committee

Maria Gallego

Maria Gallego

Professor of Economics
Lazaridis School of Business and Economics
Wilfrid Laurier University
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Arnaud Dellis

Department of Economics
Université du Québec à Montréal
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Christopher Cotton

Professor and Jarislowsky-Deutsch Chair in Economic & Financial Policy
Director, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy
Department of Economics, Queen's University
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We are pleased to announce that our plenary speaker will be:

Leonard Wantchekon

Professor of Politics and International Affairs
Affiliate, Economics Department
Princeton University
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Scientific Committee

Philippe De Donder

Toulouse School of Economics
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Jean Guillaume Forand

University of Waterloo
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Maria Gallego

Maria Gallego

Wilfrid Laurier University (Chair)
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Elisabeth Gugl

Elisabeth Gugl

University of Victoria
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Tilman Klumpp

University of Alberta
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Steeve Mongrain

Simon Fraser University
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