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The Hon. Eric William Kierans, P.C., O.C.

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1914-02-02

Place of Birth:  Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Deceased Date (yyyy-mm-dd):  2004-05-10 (90 years old)

Profession | Occupation:  professor, economist

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 1,588 days (4 years, 4 months, 5 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Duvernay Liberal Party of Canada 1968-06-25 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1968-06-25 - 1972-10-29
Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister of Communications and Postmaster General
Disagrees with the government's economic priorities.
1969-04-01 - 1971-04-28
Postmaster General 1968-07-06 - 1969-03-31

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience

Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political Affiliation Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Liberal Party Quebec 1963-09-25 - 1968-05-31
Provincial / Territorial Constituency
Constituencies Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Montréal--Notre-Dame-de-Grâce Legislative Assembly of Quebec 1963-09-25 - 1968-05-31
Provincial / Territorial Assembly
Assembly Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Legislative Assembly of Quebec Quebec 1963-09-25 - 1968-05-31
Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Responsibility Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Minister of Revenue Quebec 1963-08-08 - 1965-10-14
Minister of Health Quebec 1965-10-14 - 1966-06-16

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
2nd Battalion Victoria Rifles of Canada Lieutenant 1942 - 1945

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.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors please contact us via e-mail at: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca.

Globalism and the nation-state. Montréal: CBC Enterprises; 128 p. 1984

Towards a new national policy. Canadian Forum. 51:52-55 Jan./Feb. 1972

Utilizing Canadian natural resources. ACSUS Newsletter (Association for Canadian Studies in the United States). 3:96-100 Spring 1973

The Honourable Eric Kierans : interview / conducted by Tom Earle. Ottawa: Library of Parliament; 87 p. [1992?]

Investissements et souveraineté : un point de vue québécois. In: Congrès des affaires canadiennes (4e : 1964 : Québec, Québec). Dualité canadienne à l'heure des États-Unis: IVe Congrès des affaires canadiennes, 1964. Québec: Presses de l'Université Laval; p. 103-110. 1965

Introduction. In: Denis, Charles. Qu'est-ce que la bourse?. Montréal: Les Éd. de l'Homme; 159 p. 1964

Report on natural resources pollcy in Manitoba. Winnipeg: s.n.; i, 50 p. 1973

Wanted--a new commercial policy. Canadian Chartered Accountant. 80:372-377 April 1962

A cruel joke. Policy Options/Options politiques. 9(1):21-3 Jan. Feb. 1988

Interview of the Hon. Eric Kierans conducted April 14, 1977 / by Peter Stursberg. Ottawa: Library of Parliament; 37 leaves 1977

Wrong end of the rainbow: the collapse of free enterprise in Canada. Toronto: Collins; 232 p. 1988

Challenge of confidence: Kierans on Canada. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart; 125 p. 1967

Foreword. In: Naylor, R.T. The history of Canadian business, 1867-1914. Toronto: J. Lorimer; 2 v. 1975

Our changing Canadian confederation. Windson, Ont.: Iona College; 16 p. [1978?]

Le Canada vu par Kierans. Montréal: Editions du Jour; 158 p. 1967

Remembering. Toronto: Stoddart; 288 p. 2001

Le Québec, au point tournant de son histoire. Reader's digest. p. 395-404 juil. 1964

Canada and the new US empire. Canadian Forum. 63:5-6 January 1984

Corporations over all. Policy options = Options politiques. 8(5):6-9 June 1987

Introduction. In: More jobs, better security; reprints selected with an introduction by Eric Kierans. Halifax, N.S.: The Institute for Research on Public Policy = L'Institut de recherches politiques; p. 1-3 [1987?]

Introduction. In: Lewis, David. Louder voices: the corporate welfare bums [by] David Lewis. Toronto: James Lewis & Samuel; vi-x 1972

Les sociétés privées, un défi au gouvernement, tr. Annick Tonet-Tyers. In: Le Rôle du gouvernement dans la société canadienne = [The role of government in Canadian society]. Toronto: Le fonds de conférences en l'honneur de Walter L. Gordon; p. 13 - 27. 1976

Technology and the polity. In: Visions 2020 : fifty Canadians in search of a future / edited for the Canadian forum by Stephen Clarkson. Edmonton: M.G. Hurtig; p.[227]-231 c1970

Contribution of the tax system to Canada's unemployment and ownership problems. [Cambridge, Ont.]: Collier-Macmillan Canada; [7] p. [1973] c1972.

The corporate challenge to government. In: The role of government in Canadian Society =[Le role du gouvernement dans la société canadienne]. Toronto: Walter L. Gordon Lecture Series Fund; p. 13-26 1977

The day the public was misled. Canadian Forum. 53:4-8 March1974

Le Québec, au point tournant de son histoire. In: L'essor économique du Québec [compilé par] Roger J. Bédard. Montréal: Librairie Beauchemin; p. [274]-287. 1969

Bringing 1867 up to date. In: Divided we stand / edited by Gary Geddes. Toronto: P. Martin Associates; p. 192-201. c1977

More jobs, better security / reprints selected with an introduction by Eric Kierans.. Halifax, N.S.: The Institute for Research on Public Policy = L'Institut de recherches politiques; 72 p. [1987?]

Capitalism without capital: the economic implications of depreciation allowances. [Toronto]: Ontario Woodsworth Memorial Foundations; 12 p. [1961]

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 1,588 days (4 years, 4 months, 5 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Duvernay Liberal Party of Canada 1968-06-25 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1968-06-25 - 1972-10-29
Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister of Communications and Postmaster General
Disagrees with the government's economic priorities.
1969-04-01 - 1971-04-28
Postmaster General 1968-07-06 - 1969-03-31

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience

Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political Affiliation Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Liberal Party Quebec 1963-09-25 - 1968-05-31
Provincial / Territorial Constituency
Constituencies Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Montréal--Notre-Dame-de-Grâce Legislative Assembly of Quebec 1963-09-25 - 1968-05-31
Provincial / Territorial Assembly
Assembly Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Legislative Assembly of Quebec Quebec 1963-09-25 - 1968-05-31
Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Responsibility Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Minister of Revenue Quebec 1963-08-08 - 1965-10-14
Minister of Health Quebec 1965-10-14 - 1966-06-16

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
2nd Battalion Victoria Rifles of Canada Lieutenant 1942 - 1945

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.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors please contact us via e-mail at: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca.

Globalism and the nation-state. Montréal: CBC Enterprises; 128 p. 1984

Towards a new national policy. Canadian Forum. 51:52-55 Jan./Feb. 1972

Utilizing Canadian natural resources. ACSUS Newsletter (Association for Canadian Studies in the United States). 3:96-100 Spring 1973

The Honourable Eric Kierans : interview / conducted by Tom Earle. Ottawa: Library of Parliament; 87 p. [1992?]

Investissements et souveraineté : un point de vue québécois. In: Congrès des affaires canadiennes (4e : 1964 : Québec, Québec). Dualité canadienne à l'heure des États-Unis: IVe Congrès des affaires canadiennes, 1964. Québec: Presses de l'Université Laval; p. 103-110. 1965

Introduction. In: Denis, Charles. Qu'est-ce que la bourse?. Montréal: Les Éd. de l'Homme; 159 p. 1964

Report on natural resources pollcy in Manitoba. Winnipeg: s.n.; i, 50 p. 1973

Wanted--a new commercial policy. Canadian Chartered Accountant. 80:372-377 April 1962

A cruel joke. Policy Options/Options politiques. 9(1):21-3 Jan. Feb. 1988

Interview of the Hon. Eric Kierans conducted April 14, 1977 / by Peter Stursberg. Ottawa: Library of Parliament; 37 leaves 1977

Wrong end of the rainbow: the collapse of free enterprise in Canada. Toronto: Collins; 232 p. 1988

Challenge of confidence: Kierans on Canada. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart; 125 p. 1967

Foreword. In: Naylor, R.T. The history of Canadian business, 1867-1914. Toronto: J. Lorimer; 2 v. 1975

Our changing Canadian confederation. Windson, Ont.: Iona College; 16 p. [1978?]

Le Canada vu par Kierans. Montréal: Editions du Jour; 158 p. 1967

Remembering. Toronto: Stoddart; 288 p. 2001

Le Québec, au point tournant de son histoire. Reader's digest. p. 395-404 juil. 1964

Canada and the new US empire. Canadian Forum. 63:5-6 January 1984

Corporations over all. Policy options = Options politiques. 8(5):6-9 June 1987

Introduction. In: More jobs, better security; reprints selected with an introduction by Eric Kierans. Halifax, N.S.: The Institute for Research on Public Policy = L'Institut de recherches politiques; p. 1-3 [1987?]

Introduction. In: Lewis, David. Louder voices: the corporate welfare bums [by] David Lewis. Toronto: James Lewis & Samuel; vi-x 1972

Les sociétés privées, un défi au gouvernement, tr. Annick Tonet-Tyers. In: Le Rôle du gouvernement dans la société canadienne = [The role of government in Canadian society]. Toronto: Le fonds de conférences en l'honneur de Walter L. Gordon; p. 13 - 27. 1976

Technology and the polity. In: Visions 2020 : fifty Canadians in search of a future / edited for the Canadian forum by Stephen Clarkson. Edmonton: M.G. Hurtig; p.[227]-231 c1970

Contribution of the tax system to Canada's unemployment and ownership problems. [Cambridge, Ont.]: Collier-Macmillan Canada; [7] p. [1973] c1972.

The corporate challenge to government. In: The role of government in Canadian Society =[Le role du gouvernement dans la société canadienne]. Toronto: Walter L. Gordon Lecture Series Fund; p. 13-26 1977

The day the public was misled. Canadian Forum. 53:4-8 March1974

Le Québec, au point tournant de son histoire. In: L'essor économique du Québec [compilé par] Roger J. Bédard. Montréal: Librairie Beauchemin; p. [274]-287. 1969

Bringing 1867 up to date. In: Divided we stand / edited by Gary Geddes. Toronto: P. Martin Associates; p. 192-201. c1977

More jobs, better security / reprints selected with an introduction by Eric Kierans.. Halifax, N.S.: The Institute for Research on Public Policy = L'Institut de recherches politiques; 72 p. [1987?]

Capitalism without capital: the economic implications of depreciation allowances. [Toronto]: Ontario Woodsworth Memorial Foundations; 12 p. [1961]