• Metropolitan Water Governance in Toronto: Policy by Design or Default?
  • Is Your City Healthy? Measuring Urban Fiscal Health
  • BIG CITY, BIG IDEAS: Data Innovation and City Governance: How London (UK) and Toronto Are Responding to the Opportunities & Challenges of Digital Technologies
  • BIG CITY, BIG IDEAS: The Role of Big Cities in Canada
  • BIG CITY, BIG IDEAS: The Role of Big Cities in Canada
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What's new at IMFG

IMFG releases new paper on How to Reform the Property Tax
August 19th, 2015

IMFG is pleased to announce a new paper by Director Enid Slack and Senior Fellow Richard M. Bird, How to Reform the Property Tax: Lessons from around the World.

Enid Slack records presentation for Local Government New South Wales
August 12th, 2015

IMFG Director Enid Slack recorded a presentation for Local Government New South Wales, which will be shown at the Finance Summit in Sydney, Australia on August 27th. The presentation is on “Financing Local Governments in the 21st Century: Going Back to First Principles.”

Enid Slack’s book, Is Your City Healthy? referenced in Oakville Beaver article
July 31st, 2015

IMFG Director Enid Slack’s book, Is Your City Healthy? was referenced in an article in the Oakville Beaver on July 31st called “Oakville’s fiscal health ranks No. 1.”

IMFG hires new Manager of Programs & Research
July 27th, 2015

IMFG is pleased to welcome Selena Zhang as the new Manager, Programs and Research.