Business Meeting

Panel 4

10:00 am to 12:00 pm ET

Emerging Issues and

Canadian Fiscal Federalism II

Leading the Way: First Nations in Canadian Fiscal Federalism

(Donna Feir, University of Victoria)


Cities in Canadian Fiscal Federalism: The Forgotten Partner 

(Enid Slack, University of Toronto)


Coming Full Circle: Federalism and Responsibility for Housing

(Steve Pomeroy, Carleton University)




Panel 5

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm ET

The Transfer System:


The Canada Health Transfer: Past, Present and Future

 (Robin Boadway, Queen’s University)


Ceremonial Fiscal Federalism: Social Assistance and the Canada Social Transfer

(Michael Prince, University of Victoria)


Childcare in a Decentralized Federation: What Does It Cost in Canada and Who Pays?

(Jennifer Robson, Carleton University) 


Forecasting Equalization Payments: How Hard Is It for Receiving Provinces?

(Marcelin Joanis, Polytechnique Montréal)


Panel 6

3:30 pm to 5:30 pm ET

The Transfer System:


Canadian Fiscal Federalism and the Provinces’ Natural Resources Revenues  

(James Feehan, Memorial University)

Reconciling Fiscal Autonomy, Discipline and Solidarity: Essential Challenges for Canada's Federal-Provincial Transfer System

 (Kyle Hanniman, Queen’s University)

Fiscal Federalism and Provincial Budgeting

(Geneviève Tellier, University of Ottawa)

Friday, April 23

Day 2