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The Hon. John McCallum, P.C.

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1950-04-09

Place of Birth:  Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  professor, economist, ambassador, author

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 5,911 days (16 years, 2 months, 6 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2008-10-14 Elected
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2006-01-23 Elected
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2004-06-28 Elected
Markham Liberal Party of Canada 2000-11-27 Elected
Markham--Thornhill Liberal Party of Canada 2015-10-19 Elected
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2011-05-02 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 2000-11-27 - 2017-02-01

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship 2015-11-04 - 2017-01-09
Minister of National Revenue and Minister responsible for Canada Post Corporation 2004-07-20 - 2006-02-05
Minister of National Defence 2002-05-26 - 2003-12-11
Minister of Veterans Affairs 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Minister of Natural Resources (acting) 2005-09-26 - 2006-02-05
Minister of National Revenue and Minister responsible for Canada Post Corporation 2004-07-20 - 2006-02-05
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
Secretary of State (International Financial Institutions) 2002-01-15 - 2002-05-25
Parliamentary Secretary
Portfolio Term
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance 2001-09-13 - 2002-01-14
Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Citizenship and Immigration Citizenship and Immigration 2013-08-21 - 2015-08
Citizenship and Immigration Multiculturalism 2013-08-21 - 2015-08
Citizenship and Immigration Immigration 2013-08-21 - 2015-08
Human Resources and Skills Development Housing 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Human Resources and Skills Development Seniors 2013-08-21 - 2013-12
Finance Finance 2006-02-23 - 2008-10-13
Finance Finance 2009-01-22 - 2010-09-06
Transport Transport, Infrastructure and Communities 2010-09-07 - 2011-05-01
Transport Infrastructure and Communities 2010-09-07 - 2011-05-01
Public Works and Government Services Public Works and Government Services 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Treasury Board Treasury Board 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Treasury Board Government Operations 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Employment and Social Development Seniors 2013-12-12 - 2015-08-01
Committees - House of Commons

Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

Committee Role Term
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Co-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Vice-Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Vice-Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Subcommittee on Bill C-28 of the Standing Committee on Finance Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Legislative Committee on Bill C-32 An Act to amend the Copyright Act Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Member 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Expenditure Review Sub-Committee of the Treasury Board Chair 2004-07-20 - 2006-02-05
Diversity and Inclusion Chair 2015-11-04 - 2017-01-09
Expenditure Review Vice-Chair 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Expenditure Review Sub-Committee of the Treasury Board Vice-Chair 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Treasury Board (2015-2018) Vice-Chair 2015-11-04 - 2016-08-21
Domestic Affairs Member 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Treasury Board Member 2004-07-20 - 2005-11-14
Canada-U.S. Member 2004-01-09 - 2004-07-19
Canada in the World and Public Security (2015-2018) Member 2015-11-04 - 2017-01-09
Canada in the World and Public Security: Sub-Committee on Canada-United States Relations Member 2015-11-04 - 2016-08-21
Canada-United States Relations Member 2016-08-22 - 2017-01-09
Treasury Board (2015-2018) Member 2016-08-22 - 2017-01-09
Treasury Board Member 2002-06-14 - 2003-12-11
Aboriginal Affairs Member 2004-01-09 - 2004-07-19
Economic Union Member 2002-06-14 - 2003-12-11

Selected Publications

The following is a select bibliography, representing key titles or contributions from the parliamentarian’s collection of published works. To learn more about this parliamentarian’s written works please consult a library near you.

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Dividende budgétaire : avantage à Ottawa ou aux provinces?. Ottawa: Banque royale du Canada, Services économiques; 6 f. 1999

Economics and the New Democratic Party: confessions of a one-time NDPer. In: Social democracy without illusions: renewal of the Canadian left / edited by John Richards, Robert Cairns, Larry Pratt. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart; p. 191-200. c1991

C$: from 100 cents to 70 US cents in 25 years. Econoscope. 22:10 Feb. 1998

Government, special interest groups and economic growth. Public Choice. 54 (1):3-18 1987

Les économistes et le processus de changement constitutionnel. L'Actualité économique. 67 (3):255-66 sept. 1991

Unemployment in OECD countries in the 1980s. Economic Journal. 96 (384):942-60 Dec. 1986

Yes to more regional input, no to price stability mandate. [Montréal]: The Author; 6 leaves. [1991]

Stabilization policy and endogenous wage stickiness. American Economic Review. 73 (3):414-19 June 1983

A test of a Keynesian alternative to Hercowitz's aggregate supply theory. Journal of Monetary Economics. 25 (1):145-50 Jan. 1990

Options on the fiscal dividend. In: How to use the fiscal surplus: what is the optimal size of government. Grubel, Herbert (ed.). Vancouver: The Fraser Institute; p. 141-4. 1998

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Cambridge: Corporate Source : University of Cambridge, Department of Applied Economics; [15] p. 1982

Economic outlook bodes well for retailers. Strategy. 9:B3 Oct. 27, 1997

Canada and the euro: let's not do a Euro here. Policy Options = Options politiques. 20:26-8 Jan./Feb. 1999

1995-2001 [Souvenirs des membres du Conseil et personnel]. Review: a Newsletter of the North - South Institute. p. 16 automne 2001/hiver 2002

Canadian dollar: from 100 to 70 US cents in 25 years. Why? And what does it mean for Canadians?. Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 4 leaves. Mar. 1998

Is increased credibility stabilizing. Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking. 20 (2):155-66 May 1988

More employment gains to come. Econoscope. 21:6 May 1997

Stabilization policy and contracts under rational expectations: a cost-benefit approach. Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University, School of Business Administration and Economics; 20, [5] leaves. 1980

More downside risk for Canadian economy. Econoscope. 22:2 Jan. 1998

Two cheers for the FTA: the FTA is at least partly responsible for the explosion of Canada-US trade in the last 10 years. Policy Options = Options politiques. 20:6 June 1999

The Canadian economic union after break up. In: The Charter and the Constitution / featuring Allan Blakeney ... [et al.]. Ottawa; p. 68-79. 1992

The failure of monetarism in theory and policy. Canadian Public Policy. 7 (7): 221-32 Suppl. 1981

Government deficits: historical analysis and present policy alternatives. In: Deficits: how big and how bad? / [edited by David W. Conklin and Thomas J. Courchene]. Toronto: Ontario Economic Council; p. 284-317 c1983

Risks for the Canadian economy. Econoscope. 22:10 Apr. 1998

Engaging the debate: costs and benefits of a North American common currency. In: Money, markets, and mobility: celebrating the ideas and influence of 1999 Nobel Laureate of Robert A. Mundell, Nobel Laureate in economic sciences. Courchene, Thomas J. (ed.). Kingston, Ont.; Montreal; Ithaca: Queen's University, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy; McGill-Queen's University Press; p. 227-43. 2002

Incomes policies in a North American setting. In: Labour relations and economic performance: proceedings of a conference held by the International Economic Association in Venice, Italy. Brunetta, Renato and Carlo Dell'Aringa (eds.). Washington Square, N. Y.: New York University Press; distributed by Columbia University Press; p. 215-28. 1990

The 1967 revision of the Bank Act and the effects it has had and will have on the chartered banks. s.l.: s.n.; 1 v. (various pagings) 1967?

1995-2001 [Memories of board members and staff]. Review: a Newsletter of the North - South Institute. p. 16 Fall 2001/Winter 2002

Two cheers for the FTA: tenth-year review of the Canada-US Free Trade Agreement. Econoscope. 23 (6):1 June 1999

Aboriginal economic development [Strategy of the Royal Commission]. Econoscope; 21:8 Nov. 1997

L'extraordinaire pouvoir de stimulation des échanges commerciaux de l'Union économique canadienne (UÉC) ou ALÉINA [n'est pas égal à] UÉC. Montréal: Banque royale du Canada; 8 leaves. mai 1995

Debt reduction by stealth. Econoscope. 22:2 Feb. 1998

Asia crisis: consequences for North America and Europe. Econoscope. 22:4 Mar. 1998

Loonie poised for a comeback : a combination of factors including stronger commodity prices could strengthen the dollar. Money Digest. 14:3 Apr. 1999

Une rupture à l'amiable : conséquences économiques pour le Québec. Toronto: Institut C.D. Howe; xiii, 124 p. c1991

The sovereignty of the province of Quebec and its separation from Canada. [s.l.]: J. McCallum; 2 f. 1995

Impacts of the Asian crisis. Econoscope. 21:5 Dec. 1997

Engaging the debate: costs and benefits of a North American common currency. Current Analysis, Royal Bank of Canada. 9 p. Apr. 2000

ALE : un traité deux-étoiles : bilan décennal de l'accord de libre-échange entre le Canada et les États-Unis. Toronto: Service économique de la Banque royale du Canada; 16 p. 1999

Controlling inflation: learning from experience in Canada, Europe and Japan. Toronto: Lorimer & Co. in association with the Canadian Institute for Economic Policy; xviii, 124 p. 1982

Two cheers for the Anti-Inflation Board. Rev. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 32, [2], 3 p. April 1985

Drivers of the Canadian dollar. Econoscope. 22:9 Sept. 1998

Does North America need an amero? (Economists debate the pros and cons of a common currency). Policy Options = Options politiques. 21:55-63 Sept. 2000

Government spending and national saving. In: Debt, deficit and economic performance. Baldasarri, Mario, Robert Mundell and John McCallum (eds). New York: St. Martin's Press; p. 151-67. 1993

Economic aspects of the federal proposals. In: Economic aspects of the federal government's constitutional proposals / [edited by] Robin W. Boadway and Douglas D. Purvis.. Kingston, Ont.: Queen's University, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy; p. 48-56. [1991]

Le gouvernement, les groupements d'intérêt et la croissance économique. In : Les réactions au changement économique / David Laidler, coordonnateur de la recherche.. Ottawa: Commission royale sur l'union économique et les perspectives de développement du Canada; p. 175-230. 1986

Why have Canadian living standards declined in the 1990s?. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; [3] leaves. 1995

The Canadian economic union after breakup. Inroads; a journal of opinion. no. 1:68-79 Fall 1992

Microeconomics. 6th ed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson; xxix, 924 p. c1988

Canada's choice: crisis of capital or renewed federalism. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; 42 p 1992

Restructuring the federal government. In: Paying our way: the welfare state in hard times. Harris, Richard G. [et a.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. 118-31. 1994

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba, Dept. of Economics; 8, 3, 2 leaves. 1977

Canada's debt poised to fall fastest of G7 countries. Econoscope. 21:11 June 1997

Inflation in Canada and the United States. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 13 p. 1982

Unemployment in Canada and the United States. The Canadian Journal of Economics = Revue canadienne d'économique. 20 (4):802-22 Nov. 1987

Has Canada capitalized on Asian growth?. Econoscope. 21:5-9 Sept. 1997

Global disequilibrium in the world economy. New York: St. Martin's Press in association with Rivista di Politica Economica, SIPI, Rome; vi, 472 p. 1992

Parting as friends: the economic consequences for Quebec. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; xii, 114 p. c1991

Agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario to 1870. Thesis (Ph.D.) -- McGill University; 470 leaves. 1977

Making Canada work better. Canada Watch. 4:101-3 Aug. 1996

Inflation and social consensus in the seventies. Economic Journal. 93 (372):784-805 Dec. 1983

Economics. 6th ed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson; xxxi, 932 p 1988

Canada, the euro and exchange rate fixity. Econoscope. 23:9 Jan. 1999

National borders matter: Canada-U.S. regional trade patterns. American Economic Review. 85 (3):615-23 June 1995

Government debt and deficits in Canada: a macro simulation analysis: comment. In: Deficit reduction: what pain, what gain? / edited by William B.P. Robson and William M. Scarth.. Toronto: C. D. Howe Institute; p. 273-8. [1994]

Secteur gouvernemental, groupes d'intérêts particuliers et croissance économique. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 28, [3], 4 f. [1986?]

Seven issues in the choice of exchange rate regime for Canada. Current Analysis (Royal Bank of Canada). 10 p. Feb. 1999

Economics. Instructor's manual. 6th ed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson; xi, 463 p. 1988

Government deficits: historical analysis and present policy alternatives. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal; 31 p. 1983

The view from Bélanger-Campeau: Quebec public finances under sovereignty: a summary. In: Closing the books: dividing federal assets and debt if Canada breaks up / Paul Boothe ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. [xiii]-xx. 1991

We need a post-deficit medium-term fiscal anchor. Policy Options = Options politiques. 20:51-7 Oct. 1999

Private arrangements, public policy, and the costs of reducing inflation. Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University, School of Business Administration and Economics; 27, 5, [4] p. 1980

Tests of the permanent income hypothesis: nonstationary income, endogenous income, and liquidity constraints. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 20, [14] p. 1986

National borders matter: Canada-U.S. regional trade patterns. Montreal: McGill University; 1993

Unemployment and inflation: the Canadian experience. Ottawa: Canadian Institute for Economic Policy; x, 157 p. 1980

A case for controls: learning from experience in Canada, Europe and Japan. Ottawa: Canadian Institute for Economic Policy; xviii, 124 p. c1982

Generation X to reap future fiscal dividends. Econoscope. 20:6-8 Dec. 1996

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Economic Journal. 91 (362):439-53 June 1981

Wage gaps, factor shares and real wages. Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 87 (2):436-59 1985

Five reasons to reduce federal government debt. Econoscope. 24:9 Sept. 2000

Relative fiscal power: Ottawa and the provinces. Econoscope. 23:10 Nov. 1999

A case for lower income tax. Econoscope. 23:5 Apr. 1999

On the economic consequences of Quebec separation. In: Federalism in peril: national unity, individualism, free markets, and the emerging global economy. Riggs, A.R. and Tom Velk (eds.). Vancouver: Fraser Institute; 163-167. 1992

Does Canada have a savings problem?. Econoscope. 21:9-12 Aug. 1997

Le rôle de la politique des revenus dans une stratégie macro-économique. In : L' expérience macro-économique à l'étranger : un colloque / John Sargent, coordonnateur de la recherche.. Ottawa: Commission royale sur l'union économique et les perspectives de développement du Canada; p. 211-240. 1986

A first gross measure of unexploited single market integration potential. Montréal: Université de Montréal, Centre for Research on Transportation = Centre de recherche sur les transports; ii, 8 leaves. 1995

Government, special interest groups and economic growth. In: Responses to economic change / David Laidler, research coordinator. Toronto: University of Toronto Press; p. 153-201. 1986

Commentaires à l'intention de la Commission. In : Les implications de la mise en oeuvre de la souveraineté : les aspects économiques et les finances publiques. [Québec]: Commission d'étude des questions afférentes à l'accession du Québec à la souveraineté; 4 (2):561-72 1992

The view from Bélanger-Campeau: access to external markets under Quebec sovereignty: a summary. In: Broken links: trade relations after a Quebec secession / Gordon Ritchie ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. [xvii]-xx. 1991

Are consumers down for the count?. Econoscope. 21:4-8 Mar. 1997

Le choix du Canada : une crise des capitaux ou un fédéralisme renouvelé. Toronto: Institut C.D. Howe; 46 p. 1992

Towards a medium-term fiscal anchor for Canada. Econoscope. 23:7 Aug. 1999

An economic union or a Free Trade Agreement: what difference does it make?. In: Tangled web: legal aspects of deconfederation / Stanley H. Hartt ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. 73-85. 1992

Two cheers for the FTA: ten-year review of the Canada-US Free Trade Agreement. In: Free trade: risks and rewards. MacDonald, L. Ian (ed.). Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press; published for the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada; p. 259-74. 2000

From consensus on deficits to consensus on debt. In: John Deutsch Roundtable on Economic Policy 1997. Fiscal targets and economic growth: proceedings of a conference held in Kingston, 5-6 September, 1997 / editors Thomas J. Courchene and Thomas A. Wilson.. Kingston, Ont.: Queen's University, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy; p. 360-8. 1998

Table ronde sur la persistance du chômage. L'Actualité économique. 64:493-558 déc. 1988

Québec/Canada : les coûts de la rupture. Montréal: Groupe SECOR; vi, 92, [3] p. 1992

Policy 'credibility' and economic behavior. Journal of Post Keynesian Economics. 6 (1):47-52 Fall 1983

Canada's debt poised to fall fastest of G7 countries. Current Analysis (Royal Bank of Canada). 2 p. June 1997

Towards a medium term fiscal anchor for Canada. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 8 leaves. 1999

A critical review of monetarism in Canada. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 30, [2] f. 1982

Government, special interest groups and economic growth. Montréal: Université de Montréal, Centre de recherche et développement en économique; 28 p. 1986

The study in brief. In: Two nations, one money?: Canada's monetary system following a Quebec secession / David E.W. Laidler and William B.P. Robson with Lloyd C. Atkinson ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; [vii]-ix. [1991]

Cure for low C$ worse than the disease. Econoscope. 22:5 Aug. 1998

Tests of the permanent income hypothesis: nonstationary income, endogenous income, and liquidity constraints. Mimeo. 1986

Wage setting and macroeconomic policy: evidence from 18 countries. [Montréal]: Université McGill, Département de sciences économiques; 1987

Inflation in the seventies: a cross-country analysis. Rev. version. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal; 25, A2, [8] p. 1982

Will Canada matter in 2020?. Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 11 leaves. 2000

How high will interest rates have to go?. Econoscope. 24:6 June 2000

The anti-inflation board and the external balance constraint. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 18, [5] f. 1983

Bad deflation won't happen. Econoscope. 23:11 Apr. 1999

Modigliani on flexible wages and prices. Journal of Post Keynesian Economics. 3 (2):281-4 Winter 1980/1981

Agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario until 1870. In: Perspectives on Canadian economic development: class, staples, gender, and elites. Laxer, Gordon (ed.). Toronto: Oxford University Press; p. 10-20. 1991

Les taux de chômage canadien et américain dans les années 1980 : un test de trois hypothèses. L'Actualité économique. 64 (4):494-508 déc. 1988

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University, School of Business Administration and Economics; 20, [6] p. 1980

Two cheers for the Anti-Inflation Board. Canadian Public Policy. 12 (1):133-47 Mar. 1986

Computers in the office of the future. Optimum. 13 (4):63-77 1982

National borders matter: Canada-U.S. regional trade patterns. In: Economic analysis of regional trading arrangements. Pomfret, Richard (ed).. Cheltenham, U.K.; Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar Pub; p. 505-13. 2003

The extraordinary trade-generating powers of the Canadian Economic Union (CEU) on NAFTA/CEU. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada; 7 leaves. 1995

Asian crisis update. Econoscope. 22:10 July 1998

The view from Belanger-Campeau: legal aspects of Quebec secession: a summary. In: Tangled web: legal aspects of deconfederation / Stanley H. Hartt ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. 73-85. 1992

Managing the federal deficit. Ottawa: National Economic Conference; 9 p. 1985

Unemployment in OECD countries in the 1980s. In: The economics of unemployment. Junankar, P.N. (ed.). Cheltenham, U.K.; Northampton, Mass.: Elgar; distributed by American International Distribution Corporation, Williston, Vt; 3:424-42. 2000

À la défense d'objectifs fiscaux à moyen terme pour le Canada. Ottawa: Banque royale du Canada, Services économiques; 9 f. 1999

Unequal beginnings: agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario until 1870. Toronto: University of Toronto Press; 148 p. 1980

Faut-il une monnaie unique pour l'Amérique du Nord? [Non]. Magazine Affaires Plus. 22 (7):25 juil. 1999

A test of four competing theories of the business cycle. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 1986

Is increased credibility stabilizing. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 16, 9 p. 1987?

Unemployment in the United States and Canada: the roles of macroeconomic policy, sectoral shifts and investment shocks. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 25 p. 1986

Debt, deficit, and economic performance. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Macmillan; 486 p. 1993

Two cheers for the FTA: tenth-year review of the Canada-U.S. Free Trade Agreement. Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 16 p. 1999

Relative fiscal power: Ottawa versus the provinces. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 6 leaves. 1999

L'extraordinaire pouvoir de stimulation des échanges commerciaux de l'Union économique canadienne (UÉC) ou ALÉNA UÉC. In : Association des économistes québécois. Congrès (20e : 1995 : Lac Delage, Québec). Défis de la croissance économique et de la création d'emplois : congrès de 1995 / sous la direction de Charles A. Carrier, Sylvie Gingras, Georges É. Paradis.. Montréal: Association des économistes québécois; p. 397-410. 1995

Credit rationing and the monetary transmission mechanism. American Economic Review. 81 (4):946-51 Sept. 1991

National borders still matter for trade. Policy Options = Options politiques. 16:44-8 July/Aug. 1995

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 5,911 days (16 years, 2 months, 6 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2008-10-14 Elected
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2006-01-23 Elected
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2004-06-28 Elected
Markham Liberal Party of Canada 2000-11-27 Elected
Markham--Thornhill Liberal Party of Canada 2015-10-19 Elected
Markham--Unionville Liberal Party of Canada 2011-05-02 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 2000-11-27 - 2017-02-01

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship 2015-11-04 - 2017-01-09
Minister of National Revenue and Minister responsible for Canada Post Corporation 2004-07-20 - 2006-02-05
Minister of National Defence 2002-05-26 - 2003-12-11
Minister of Veterans Affairs 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Minister of Natural Resources (acting) 2005-09-26 - 2006-02-05
Minister of National Revenue and Minister responsible for Canada Post Corporation 2004-07-20 - 2006-02-05
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
Secretary of State (International Financial Institutions) 2002-01-15 - 2002-05-25
Parliamentary Secretary
Portfolio Term
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance 2001-09-13 - 2002-01-14
Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Citizenship and Immigration Citizenship and Immigration 2013-08-21 - 2015-08
Citizenship and Immigration Multiculturalism 2013-08-21 - 2015-08
Citizenship and Immigration Immigration 2013-08-21 - 2015-08
Human Resources and Skills Development Housing 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Human Resources and Skills Development Seniors 2013-08-21 - 2013-12
Finance Finance 2006-02-23 - 2008-10-13
Finance Finance 2009-01-22 - 2010-09-06
Transport Transport, Infrastructure and Communities 2010-09-07 - 2011-05-01
Transport Infrastructure and Communities 2010-09-07 - 2011-05-01
Public Works and Government Services Public Works and Government Services 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Treasury Board Treasury Board 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Treasury Board Government Operations 2011-06-01 - 2013-08-20
Employment and Social Development Seniors 2013-12-12 - 2015-08-01
Committees - House of Commons

Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

Committee Role Term
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Co-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Vice-Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Vice-Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Subcommittee on Bill C-28 of the Standing Committee on Finance Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Legislative Committee on Bill C-32 An Act to amend the Copyright Act Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Member 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Expenditure Review Sub-Committee of the Treasury Board Chair 2004-07-20 - 2006-02-05
Diversity and Inclusion Chair 2015-11-04 - 2017-01-09
Expenditure Review Vice-Chair 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Expenditure Review Sub-Committee of the Treasury Board Vice-Chair 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Treasury Board (2015-2018) Vice-Chair 2015-11-04 - 2016-08-21
Domestic Affairs Member 2003-12-12 - 2004-07-19
Treasury Board Member 2004-07-20 - 2005-11-14
Canada-U.S. Member 2004-01-09 - 2004-07-19
Canada in the World and Public Security (2015-2018) Member 2015-11-04 - 2017-01-09
Canada in the World and Public Security: Sub-Committee on Canada-United States Relations Member 2015-11-04 - 2016-08-21
Canada-United States Relations Member 2016-08-22 - 2017-01-09
Treasury Board (2015-2018) Member 2016-08-22 - 2017-01-09
Treasury Board Member 2002-06-14 - 2003-12-11
Aboriginal Affairs Member 2004-01-09 - 2004-07-19
Economic Union Member 2002-06-14 - 2003-12-11

Selected Publications

The following is a select bibliography, representing key titles or contributions from the parliamentarian’s collection of published works. To learn more about this parliamentarian’s written works please consult a library near you.

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Dividende budgétaire : avantage à Ottawa ou aux provinces?. Ottawa: Banque royale du Canada, Services économiques; 6 f. 1999

Economics and the New Democratic Party: confessions of a one-time NDPer. In: Social democracy without illusions: renewal of the Canadian left / edited by John Richards, Robert Cairns, Larry Pratt. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart; p. 191-200. c1991

C$: from 100 cents to 70 US cents in 25 years. Econoscope. 22:10 Feb. 1998

Government, special interest groups and economic growth. Public Choice. 54 (1):3-18 1987

Les économistes et le processus de changement constitutionnel. L'Actualité économique. 67 (3):255-66 sept. 1991

Unemployment in OECD countries in the 1980s. Economic Journal. 96 (384):942-60 Dec. 1986

Yes to more regional input, no to price stability mandate. [Montréal]: The Author; 6 leaves. [1991]

Stabilization policy and endogenous wage stickiness. American Economic Review. 73 (3):414-19 June 1983

A test of a Keynesian alternative to Hercowitz's aggregate supply theory. Journal of Monetary Economics. 25 (1):145-50 Jan. 1990

Options on the fiscal dividend. In: How to use the fiscal surplus: what is the optimal size of government. Grubel, Herbert (ed.). Vancouver: The Fraser Institute; p. 141-4. 1998

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Cambridge: Corporate Source : University of Cambridge, Department of Applied Economics; [15] p. 1982

Economic outlook bodes well for retailers. Strategy. 9:B3 Oct. 27, 1997

Canada and the euro: let's not do a Euro here. Policy Options = Options politiques. 20:26-8 Jan./Feb. 1999

1995-2001 [Souvenirs des membres du Conseil et personnel]. Review: a Newsletter of the North - South Institute. p. 16 automne 2001/hiver 2002

Canadian dollar: from 100 to 70 US cents in 25 years. Why? And what does it mean for Canadians?. Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 4 leaves. Mar. 1998

Is increased credibility stabilizing. Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking. 20 (2):155-66 May 1988

More employment gains to come. Econoscope. 21:6 May 1997

Stabilization policy and contracts under rational expectations: a cost-benefit approach. Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University, School of Business Administration and Economics; 20, [5] leaves. 1980

More downside risk for Canadian economy. Econoscope. 22:2 Jan. 1998

Two cheers for the FTA: the FTA is at least partly responsible for the explosion of Canada-US trade in the last 10 years. Policy Options = Options politiques. 20:6 June 1999

The Canadian economic union after break up. In: The Charter and the Constitution / featuring Allan Blakeney ... [et al.]. Ottawa; p. 68-79. 1992

The failure of monetarism in theory and policy. Canadian Public Policy. 7 (7): 221-32 Suppl. 1981

Government deficits: historical analysis and present policy alternatives. In: Deficits: how big and how bad? / [edited by David W. Conklin and Thomas J. Courchene]. Toronto: Ontario Economic Council; p. 284-317 c1983

Risks for the Canadian economy. Econoscope. 22:10 Apr. 1998

Engaging the debate: costs and benefits of a North American common currency. In: Money, markets, and mobility: celebrating the ideas and influence of 1999 Nobel Laureate of Robert A. Mundell, Nobel Laureate in economic sciences. Courchene, Thomas J. (ed.). Kingston, Ont.; Montreal; Ithaca: Queen's University, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy; McGill-Queen's University Press; p. 227-43. 2002

Incomes policies in a North American setting. In: Labour relations and economic performance: proceedings of a conference held by the International Economic Association in Venice, Italy. Brunetta, Renato and Carlo Dell'Aringa (eds.). Washington Square, N. Y.: New York University Press; distributed by Columbia University Press; p. 215-28. 1990

The 1967 revision of the Bank Act and the effects it has had and will have on the chartered banks. s.l.: s.n.; 1 v. (various pagings) 1967?

1995-2001 [Memories of board members and staff]. Review: a Newsletter of the North - South Institute. p. 16 Fall 2001/Winter 2002

Two cheers for the FTA: tenth-year review of the Canada-US Free Trade Agreement. Econoscope. 23 (6):1 June 1999

Aboriginal economic development [Strategy of the Royal Commission]. Econoscope; 21:8 Nov. 1997

L'extraordinaire pouvoir de stimulation des échanges commerciaux de l'Union économique canadienne (UÉC) ou ALÉINA [n'est pas égal à] UÉC. Montréal: Banque royale du Canada; 8 leaves. mai 1995

Debt reduction by stealth. Econoscope. 22:2 Feb. 1998

Asia crisis: consequences for North America and Europe. Econoscope. 22:4 Mar. 1998

Loonie poised for a comeback : a combination of factors including stronger commodity prices could strengthen the dollar. Money Digest. 14:3 Apr. 1999

Une rupture à l'amiable : conséquences économiques pour le Québec. Toronto: Institut C.D. Howe; xiii, 124 p. c1991

The sovereignty of the province of Quebec and its separation from Canada. [s.l.]: J. McCallum; 2 f. 1995

Impacts of the Asian crisis. Econoscope. 21:5 Dec. 1997

Engaging the debate: costs and benefits of a North American common currency. Current Analysis, Royal Bank of Canada. 9 p. Apr. 2000

ALE : un traité deux-étoiles : bilan décennal de l'accord de libre-échange entre le Canada et les États-Unis. Toronto: Service économique de la Banque royale du Canada; 16 p. 1999

Controlling inflation: learning from experience in Canada, Europe and Japan. Toronto: Lorimer & Co. in association with the Canadian Institute for Economic Policy; xviii, 124 p. 1982

Two cheers for the Anti-Inflation Board. Rev. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 32, [2], 3 p. April 1985

Drivers of the Canadian dollar. Econoscope. 22:9 Sept. 1998

Does North America need an amero? (Economists debate the pros and cons of a common currency). Policy Options = Options politiques. 21:55-63 Sept. 2000

Government spending and national saving. In: Debt, deficit and economic performance. Baldasarri, Mario, Robert Mundell and John McCallum (eds). New York: St. Martin's Press; p. 151-67. 1993

Economic aspects of the federal proposals. In: Economic aspects of the federal government's constitutional proposals / [edited by] Robin W. Boadway and Douglas D. Purvis.. Kingston, Ont.: Queen's University, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy; p. 48-56. [1991]

Le gouvernement, les groupements d'intérêt et la croissance économique. In : Les réactions au changement économique / David Laidler, coordonnateur de la recherche.. Ottawa: Commission royale sur l'union économique et les perspectives de développement du Canada; p. 175-230. 1986

Why have Canadian living standards declined in the 1990s?. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; [3] leaves. 1995

The Canadian economic union after breakup. Inroads; a journal of opinion. no. 1:68-79 Fall 1992

Microeconomics. 6th ed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson; xxix, 924 p. c1988

Canada's choice: crisis of capital or renewed federalism. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; 42 p 1992

Restructuring the federal government. In: Paying our way: the welfare state in hard times. Harris, Richard G. [et a.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. 118-31. 1994

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba, Dept. of Economics; 8, 3, 2 leaves. 1977

Canada's debt poised to fall fastest of G7 countries. Econoscope. 21:11 June 1997

Inflation in Canada and the United States. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 13 p. 1982

Unemployment in Canada and the United States. The Canadian Journal of Economics = Revue canadienne d'économique. 20 (4):802-22 Nov. 1987

Has Canada capitalized on Asian growth?. Econoscope. 21:5-9 Sept. 1997

Global disequilibrium in the world economy. New York: St. Martin's Press in association with Rivista di Politica Economica, SIPI, Rome; vi, 472 p. 1992

Parting as friends: the economic consequences for Quebec. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; xii, 114 p. c1991

Agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario to 1870. Thesis (Ph.D.) -- McGill University; 470 leaves. 1977

Making Canada work better. Canada Watch. 4:101-3 Aug. 1996

Inflation and social consensus in the seventies. Economic Journal. 93 (372):784-805 Dec. 1983

Economics. 6th ed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson; xxxi, 932 p 1988

Canada, the euro and exchange rate fixity. Econoscope. 23:9 Jan. 1999

National borders matter: Canada-U.S. regional trade patterns. American Economic Review. 85 (3):615-23 June 1995

Government debt and deficits in Canada: a macro simulation analysis: comment. In: Deficit reduction: what pain, what gain? / edited by William B.P. Robson and William M. Scarth.. Toronto: C. D. Howe Institute; p. 273-8. [1994]

Secteur gouvernemental, groupes d'intérêts particuliers et croissance économique. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 28, [3], 4 f. [1986?]

Seven issues in the choice of exchange rate regime for Canada. Current Analysis (Royal Bank of Canada). 10 p. Feb. 1999

Economics. Instructor's manual. 6th ed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson; xi, 463 p. 1988

Government deficits: historical analysis and present policy alternatives. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal; 31 p. 1983

The view from Bélanger-Campeau: Quebec public finances under sovereignty: a summary. In: Closing the books: dividing federal assets and debt if Canada breaks up / Paul Boothe ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. [xiii]-xx. 1991

We need a post-deficit medium-term fiscal anchor. Policy Options = Options politiques. 20:51-7 Oct. 1999

Private arrangements, public policy, and the costs of reducing inflation. Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University, School of Business Administration and Economics; 27, 5, [4] p. 1980

Tests of the permanent income hypothesis: nonstationary income, endogenous income, and liquidity constraints. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 20, [14] p. 1986

National borders matter: Canada-U.S. regional trade patterns. Montreal: McGill University; 1993

Unemployment and inflation: the Canadian experience. Ottawa: Canadian Institute for Economic Policy; x, 157 p. 1980

A case for controls: learning from experience in Canada, Europe and Japan. Ottawa: Canadian Institute for Economic Policy; xviii, 124 p. c1982

Generation X to reap future fiscal dividends. Econoscope. 20:6-8 Dec. 1996

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Economic Journal. 91 (362):439-53 June 1981

Wage gaps, factor shares and real wages. Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 87 (2):436-59 1985

Five reasons to reduce federal government debt. Econoscope. 24:9 Sept. 2000

Relative fiscal power: Ottawa and the provinces. Econoscope. 23:10 Nov. 1999

A case for lower income tax. Econoscope. 23:5 Apr. 1999

On the economic consequences of Quebec separation. In: Federalism in peril: national unity, individualism, free markets, and the emerging global economy. Riggs, A.R. and Tom Velk (eds.). Vancouver: Fraser Institute; 163-167. 1992

Does Canada have a savings problem?. Econoscope. 21:9-12 Aug. 1997

Le rôle de la politique des revenus dans une stratégie macro-économique. In : L' expérience macro-économique à l'étranger : un colloque / John Sargent, coordonnateur de la recherche.. Ottawa: Commission royale sur l'union économique et les perspectives de développement du Canada; p. 211-240. 1986

A first gross measure of unexploited single market integration potential. Montréal: Université de Montréal, Centre for Research on Transportation = Centre de recherche sur les transports; ii, 8 leaves. 1995

Government, special interest groups and economic growth. In: Responses to economic change / David Laidler, research coordinator. Toronto: University of Toronto Press; p. 153-201. 1986

Commentaires à l'intention de la Commission. In : Les implications de la mise en oeuvre de la souveraineté : les aspects économiques et les finances publiques. [Québec]: Commission d'étude des questions afférentes à l'accession du Québec à la souveraineté; 4 (2):561-72 1992

The view from Bélanger-Campeau: access to external markets under Quebec sovereignty: a summary. In: Broken links: trade relations after a Quebec secession / Gordon Ritchie ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. [xvii]-xx. 1991

Are consumers down for the count?. Econoscope. 21:4-8 Mar. 1997

Le choix du Canada : une crise des capitaux ou un fédéralisme renouvelé. Toronto: Institut C.D. Howe; 46 p. 1992

Towards a medium-term fiscal anchor for Canada. Econoscope. 23:7 Aug. 1999

An economic union or a Free Trade Agreement: what difference does it make?. In: Tangled web: legal aspects of deconfederation / Stanley H. Hartt ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. 73-85. 1992

Two cheers for the FTA: ten-year review of the Canada-US Free Trade Agreement. In: Free trade: risks and rewards. MacDonald, L. Ian (ed.). Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press; published for the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada; p. 259-74. 2000

From consensus on deficits to consensus on debt. In: John Deutsch Roundtable on Economic Policy 1997. Fiscal targets and economic growth: proceedings of a conference held in Kingston, 5-6 September, 1997 / editors Thomas J. Courchene and Thomas A. Wilson.. Kingston, Ont.: Queen's University, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy; p. 360-8. 1998

Table ronde sur la persistance du chômage. L'Actualité économique. 64:493-558 déc. 1988

Québec/Canada : les coûts de la rupture. Montréal: Groupe SECOR; vi, 92, [3] p. 1992

Policy 'credibility' and economic behavior. Journal of Post Keynesian Economics. 6 (1):47-52 Fall 1983

Canada's debt poised to fall fastest of G7 countries. Current Analysis (Royal Bank of Canada). 2 p. June 1997

Towards a medium term fiscal anchor for Canada. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 8 leaves. 1999

A critical review of monetarism in Canada. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 30, [2] f. 1982

Government, special interest groups and economic growth. Montréal: Université de Montréal, Centre de recherche et développement en économique; 28 p. 1986

The study in brief. In: Two nations, one money?: Canada's monetary system following a Quebec secession / David E.W. Laidler and William B.P. Robson with Lloyd C. Atkinson ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; [vii]-ix. [1991]

Cure for low C$ worse than the disease. Econoscope. 22:5 Aug. 1998

Tests of the permanent income hypothesis: nonstationary income, endogenous income, and liquidity constraints. Mimeo. 1986

Wage setting and macroeconomic policy: evidence from 18 countries. [Montréal]: Université McGill, Département de sciences économiques; 1987

Inflation in the seventies: a cross-country analysis. Rev. version. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal; 25, A2, [8] p. 1982

Will Canada matter in 2020?. Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 11 leaves. 2000

How high will interest rates have to go?. Econoscope. 24:6 June 2000

The anti-inflation board and the external balance constraint. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 18, [5] f. 1983

Bad deflation won't happen. Econoscope. 23:11 Apr. 1999

Modigliani on flexible wages and prices. Journal of Post Keynesian Economics. 3 (2):281-4 Winter 1980/1981

Agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario until 1870. In: Perspectives on Canadian economic development: class, staples, gender, and elites. Laxer, Gordon (ed.). Toronto: Oxford University Press; p. 10-20. 1991

Les taux de chômage canadien et américain dans les années 1980 : un test de trois hypothèses. L'Actualité économique. 64 (4):494-508 déc. 1988

Cambridge and Chicago on the balance of payments. Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University, School of Business Administration and Economics; 20, [6] p. 1980

Two cheers for the Anti-Inflation Board. Canadian Public Policy. 12 (1):133-47 Mar. 1986

Computers in the office of the future. Optimum. 13 (4):63-77 1982

National borders matter: Canada-U.S. regional trade patterns. In: Economic analysis of regional trading arrangements. Pomfret, Richard (ed).. Cheltenham, U.K.; Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar Pub; p. 505-13. 2003

The extraordinary trade-generating powers of the Canadian Economic Union (CEU) on NAFTA/CEU. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada; 7 leaves. 1995

Asian crisis update. Econoscope. 22:10 July 1998

The view from Belanger-Campeau: legal aspects of Quebec secession: a summary. In: Tangled web: legal aspects of deconfederation / Stanley H. Hartt ... [et al.]. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute; p. 73-85. 1992

Managing the federal deficit. Ottawa: National Economic Conference; 9 p. 1985

Unemployment in OECD countries in the 1980s. In: The economics of unemployment. Junankar, P.N. (ed.). Cheltenham, U.K.; Northampton, Mass.: Elgar; distributed by American International Distribution Corporation, Williston, Vt; 3:424-42. 2000

À la défense d'objectifs fiscaux à moyen terme pour le Canada. Ottawa: Banque royale du Canada, Services économiques; 9 f. 1999

Unequal beginnings: agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario until 1870. Toronto: University of Toronto Press; 148 p. 1980

Faut-il une monnaie unique pour l'Amérique du Nord? [Non]. Magazine Affaires Plus. 22 (7):25 juil. 1999

A test of four competing theories of the business cycle. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 1986

Is increased credibility stabilizing. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 16, 9 p. 1987?

Unemployment in the United States and Canada: the roles of macroeconomic policy, sectoral shifts and investment shocks. Montréal: Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques; 25 p. 1986

Debt, deficit, and economic performance. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Macmillan; 486 p. 1993

Two cheers for the FTA: tenth-year review of the Canada-U.S. Free Trade Agreement. Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 16 p. 1999

Relative fiscal power: Ottawa versus the provinces. Ottawa: Royal Bank of Canada, Economics Dept.; 6 leaves. 1999

L'extraordinaire pouvoir de stimulation des échanges commerciaux de l'Union économique canadienne (UÉC) ou ALÉNA UÉC. In : Association des économistes québécois. Congrès (20e : 1995 : Lac Delage, Québec). Défis de la croissance économique et de la création d'emplois : congrès de 1995 / sous la direction de Charles A. Carrier, Sylvie Gingras, Georges É. Paradis.. Montréal: Association des économistes québécois; p. 397-410. 1995

Credit rationing and the monetary transmission mechanism. American Economic Review. 81 (4):946-51 Sept. 1991

National borders still matter for trade. Policy Options = Options politiques. 16:44-8 July/Aug. 1995