CBC Ideas: The Sharing Economy and the Public Good

October 17, 2014

Join IDEAS Host Paul Kennedy for a special 2-part event produced by IDEAS in partnership with the Munk School. Featuring economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, along with a stellar panel of economic and political thinkers.

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Spotlight on the United States

October 10, 2014

The Munk School co-sponsors a London School of Economics conference on US foreign policy.

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The Launch of the International Centre for Tax and Development Government Revenue Dataset

October 7, 2014

Wilson Prichard strengthens the foundations of research on tax and government revenues with launch of dataset at a high-level event in Washington DC

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Aerial photo of Umbrella Revolution protest by Pasu Au Yeung

David Mulroney on the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement

October 3, 2014

David Mulroney, Canada’s ambassador to China from 2009 to 2012, writes for the Globe and Mail on the nuanced diplomatic balance Canada needs to strike between Hong Kong’s pro-democracy demonstrators and their government.

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MGA Students Selected as Geneva Challenge Finalists

September 10, 2014

MGA students and alumni are set to defend their research on Women Empowerment, titled “Educating Against Vulnerability,” on September 15th at the Graduate Institute of Geneva.

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Munk School Faculty set to feature at TIFF Contemporary World Speakers Programme

September 9, 2014

At this year’s Toronto Film Festival, members of the Munk School faculty will provide their expertise towards the exploration of five contemporary world cinema films.

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Innovation Policy Lab Awarded Major Grant To Establish Digital Research Partnership

August 27, 2014

David Wolfe, Co-Director of the Innovation Policy Lab, and his team have been awarded $2.9 million from SSHRC for Creating digital opportunity: Canada’s ICT industry in global perspective project.

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Is Toronto Fiscally Healthy? IMFG releases paper on the City's finances

Is Toronto Fiscally Healthy? IMFG on the City’s finances

August 14, 2014

A new paper released by the Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) assesses the state of the City’s finances to help inform Toronto’s municipal election debate as it heats up this fall.

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MGA Students Compete at Geneva Challenge 2014

July 21, 2014

This year, two teams from the Munk School’s Master of Global Affairs program have places as semi-finalists at the annual Geneva Challenge competition.

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Monitoring Iran’s Parliament

July 16, 2014

Majlis Monitor (from the team that created Rouhani Meter) is first comprehensive attempt to monitor the performance of Iranian parliamentarians. A Farsi language platform dedicated to expert analysis and open conversation on Iran’s Parliamentary system.

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