Canadian Public Economic Group Meeting 2017

November 3-4, 2017, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario

We are pleased to announce that this year’s Canadian Public Economic Group (CPEG) conference will take place at Queen’s University on November 3rd and 4th. Please mark the date on your calendar.

The two day conference will involve presentations with discussants in all areas of empirical and theoretical public economics, including public finance, political economy, and policy oriented microeconomics.

Stephen Coate (Cornell) and Eric Snowberg (UBC) will deliver invited lectures.

Others are asked to submit their papers (or detailed abstract) for consideration to program committee at by May 31, 2017.


Program Committee:

  • Craig Brett, Mount Allison University
  • Christopher Cotton, Queen’s University (chair)
  • Maria Gallego, Wilfrid Laurier
  • Alisa Tazhitdinova, McMaster University
  • Matt Webb, Carleton University

The official call for papers will be posted soon, along with event and travel details. We look forward to seeing you in Kingston!