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Practicum Session 2 April 3, 2014 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Second year students are invited to join three former top civil servants to gain practical tips for working in bureaucracies, in politics,...

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Practicum Session 1 April 1, 2014 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Second year students are invited to join three former top civil servants at the federal and provincial level to gain practical tips for...

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Learning about Oppression and Anti-Oppression: Theory and Practice March 14, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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The "Learning about Oppression and Anti-Oppression: Theory and Practice" workshop is organized by an SPPG Student.  Date: Friday, March...

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Second Seminar on Municipal Governance: Navigating a Two-Tiered Regional System February 4, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Second Seminar on Municipal Governance: Navigating a Two-Tiered Regional System     This is the second and final seminar of a series on...

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Professional Education: How to Think Like an Economist January 27, 2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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How to Think Like an Economist: Economic Tools for Policy Makers   This one-day seminar is aimed at mid-to-senior level public servants...

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Government Relations: How to Achieve Policy Change from the Outside January 23, 2014 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Ever wondered what government relations is all about? Are you intersted in a career in GR? Come hear from a panel of government relations...

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Gender and Policy Workshop: Gender Analysis in Policy Making January 21, 2014 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM

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Join us for a light lunch at the second SPPG Gender and Policy Workshop where we will explore the application of a gender analysis to...

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Professional Education: Risk Analysis for Public Servants December 9, 2013 9:00 AM - December 10, 2013 12:30 PM

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Risk Analysis for Public Servants How should public authorities deal with risk? How is the technical analysis of risk conducted and what's...

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Policy Leadership: Giles Gherson in conversation with Mel Cappe December 2, 2013 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Mel Cappe is an SPPG Professor and a former Clerk of the Privy Council, Secretary to the federal cabinet, and Canadian...

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Executive Education: Cost Benefit Analysis November 26, 2013 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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 Executive Education: Cost Benefit Analysis   This one-day seminar is intended to provide policy managers and analysts with practical...

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Precarious Employment in Southern Ontario and Solutions for Change November 21, 2013 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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In February 2013 United Way Toronto and McMaster University released the report It’s More Than Poverty: Employment Precarity and...

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Does 'Naming and Shaming' work? Outcomes from a Natural Experiment for NHS Hospitals and Schools Following Devolution in the UK November 11, 2013 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Prior to devolution in 1999, governance of schools and hospitals in England and Wales was similar. After devolution, the funding and...

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Finance Canada Info-session October 30, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Are you eager to learn and motivated by challenge? Do you have an interest in public policy?  If so, check out Finance Canada.  While the...

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SPPG Ottawa Networking Reception October 28, 2013 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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 The School of Public Policy & Governance, University of Toronto is pleased to invite you to the SPPG Ottawa Networking Reception. Join...

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From Nudging to Budging: Using Behavioural Economics to Inform Public Sector Policy October 21, 2013 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM

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The use of behavioural economics to inform policy has over recent years been captured by those who advocate nudge interventions. Nudge is a...

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Seminar on Municipal Governance and Finance October 21, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Organized by Daniella Davila Aquije   Cities are vital engines of prosperity, development and innovation. They affect the political,...

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Chrystia Freeland in Conversation with Roger Martin October 18, 2013 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM

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Chrystia Freeland, author of "Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else", in conversation with Roger...

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International Briefing: “Is the Arab Spring Over? Has Winter Begun?” October 16, 2013 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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International Briefing: James Dorsey session – “Is the Arab Spring Over? Has Winter Begun?” (James Dorsey – former New York Times foreign...

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Ministry of Finance Information Session October 11, 2013 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

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The Ontario Ministry of Finance is hosting an Info-session for MPP, MFE, and MA in Economics or Political Science students. The first 30...

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International Briefing: La Charte des valeurs québécoises October 10, 2013 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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International Briefing “La Charte des valeurs québécoises: whence, why and whither?”   Daniel Turp Professor, Université de Montréal and...

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Gender & Policy Workshop October 4, 2013 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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On October 4, 2013 SPPG will host its first ever Gender & Policy Workshop, where students and faculty will have the opportunity to learn...

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Generation Squeeze September 19, 2013 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM

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Dr. Kershaw argues that younger Canadians need to become a political priority along with the aging population.  Presently, they are...

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Town Hall with the Director: Curriculum Review March 14, 2013 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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This Town Hall with Acting Director Michael Baker will inform the SPPG's Curriculum Review as the School grows. Please reflect on how the...

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Leadership in Public Policy with Sean Conway February 12, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

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Modern Policy Making: Evidence No More? January 21, 2013 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Leadership in Public Policy with Chaviva Hosek January 16, 2013 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

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