Local IDEAs

Local Indicator Database for Economic Analysis

Canada’s Urban Competitiveness Agenda

With the assistance of the research team at the Martin Prosperity Institute, Richard Florida and I wrote a report on the competing development models that characterize the Canadian economy. One … Continue reading

October 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

ANALYSIS – Ontario’s Urban Election

If “all politics are local” and “its about the economy, stupid”, then elections are about economic geography. The Ontario election last week was no exception. The Liberal Party won a … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

OPINION – Ontario’s Urban Election

Ontario is a province divided. Yesterday’s election underscores very real and troubling schisms between local communities. While much of the election narrative focused on the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

ISRN Book Launch

The InnovationPolicyLab INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE   ISRN VOLUME SERIES BOOK LAUNCH Friday,June 6, 2014 3:30 PM -6:00PM First Floor Library at 315 Bloor Street   MunkSchoolofGlobalAffairs   Please … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 1 Comment