Finances of the Nation Research Seminar

Finances of the Nation hosts regular seminars focusing on Canadian policy issues. For inquiries about the seminar series, please email us.

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DateSpeakerTitle
March 19, 2021Mark Stabile, INSEAD and CEPRThe Effects of Child Tax Benefits on Poverty and Labor Supply: Evidence from the Canada Child Benefit and Universal Child Care Benefit
March 26, 2021Rhys Kesselman, Simon Fraser UniversityCombating Poverty: Basic Income or Comprehensive Reform?
April 9, 2021Kyle Hanniman, Queen’s UniversityWhen partisanship and technocratic credibility collide: Mass attitudes and central bank endorsements of fiscal policy in Canada and the United States (pre-analysis plan)
April 16, 2021

Michael Stepner, University of TorontoThe Insurance Value of Redistributive Taxes and Transfers
April 23, 2021Michael Smart, University of TorontoHigh-income taxpayer responses to the 2016 tax increase
April 30, 2021Marie Connolly, Université du Québec à MontréalParental Education and the Rising Transmission of Income between Generations
May 7, 2021Jennifer Robson, Carleton UniversityShould the CRA be a benefits agency?: Prospects for TAR and e-payroll in the design and administration of transfers to individuals
May 21, 2021David Green, University of British Columbiapostponed
June 11, 2021Pierre-Carl Michaud, HEC MontréalMitigating the economic impacts of aging on growth and public revenues