IMFG@10: The Past, Present, and Future of City Finance and Governance

Welcome Remarks: The Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario

For ten years, the Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance at the Munk School of Global Affairs has conducted independent research, sparked and informed public debate, and engaged the academic and policy communities around important issues of municipal finance and governance. On its tenth anniversary, panelists Slack, Bird, and Taylor look at the past, present, and future of these issues and give their progress reports: what, if anything, have cities learned?

 

Panel:             

  • Enid Slack, Director, Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance
  • Richard Bird, Professor Emeritus at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, and Senior Fellow of the Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance
  • Zachary Taylor, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Scarborough

Moderator: 

  • Alan Broadbent, Chairman and CEO, Avana Capital Corporation, Chairman, Maytree, and Chair, Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance

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Additional images of Premier Kathleen Wynne at the event: <click here>.