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This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples.

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 8:30am
Toronto, ON
 

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 8:30am
Toronto, ON
 

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games, and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples.

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 8:30am
Burnaby, BC
 

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q&A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 at 10:00am
Saskatoon, SK
 

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games, and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples.

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 8:30am
Vancouver, BC
 

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games, and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 8:30am
Richmond, BC
 

This graduate seminar-style training program is for journalists seeking to enhance their economic knowledge and reporting skills, and network with their peers. Through lectures, simulations, and discussions, three experienced economics professors will use relevant examples from Canadian society to demonstrate how economics can help us better understand the world around us.

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 5:00pm
Toronto, ON
 

This graduate seminar-style training program is for journalists seeking to enhance their economic knowledge and reporting skills, and network with their peers. Through lectures, simulations, and discussions, three experienced economics professors will use relevant examples from Canadian society to demonstrate how economics can help us better understand the world around us.

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 5:00pm
Vancouver, BC
 

This graduate seminar-style training program teaches journalists how to use an economic lens to analyze policies in Canada and around the globe. Some policy issues are dauntingly complex, and while economic reasoning doesn’t guarantee that the issues can be resolved, it nonetheless provides a powerful tool for critical thinking. The ability to determine opportunity cost, identify incentives, and predict resulting behaviour will help journalists set aside the emotion surrounding policy issues and discuss current events clearly.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 5:00pm
Vancouver, BC
 

The 34th annual Dr. Harold Walter Siebens Lecture and Luncheon will be held following the Institute’s AGM with three of Canada’s leading journalists: Rex Murphy (National Post), Andrew Coyne (National Post), and Chantal Hébert (Toronto Star) discussing the upcoming federal election.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 11:30am
Vancouver, BC