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BANERJEE, Nipa »


Nipa BANERJEE

PhD.
Senior fellow
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4531)
Cell: 613-697-9814
Home: 613-842-9814
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E-mail, Home Telephone, Cell Telephone

Research information:

Foreign Aid; Aid Effectiveness; Development Issues-South and South East Asia; Development Issues in Post Conflict Countries and Peace Building Measures; Fragile & Conflict States; Development and Reconstruction in Afghanistan. More than 40 years of experience with CIDA, IDRC and NGOs. Lived and worked several years as a professional in several South and South East Asian Countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar). Travelled widely and continues to make quarterly visits (especially Afghanistan, Bangladesh and India) and other developing countries for research purposes.

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English only, Bengali; Hindi; Urdu

BEST, Jacqueline »


Jacqueline BEST

Dr.
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Political Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1719)
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Jacqueline Best's research is in the field of international studies, with a particular interest in global economic issues. She has written on the history of financial governance, as well as on the recent financial crisis. She also studies international organizations such as the World Bank and the IMF, and her current research is on changes in their development policies over the last two decades. She is interested in issues such as the limits of risk management, the challenges of transparency, the problems of results-based management, and the cultural aspects of economic practices (such as consumer debt).

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English and French

BETCHERMAN, Gordon »


Gordon Betcherman

Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2568)
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E-mail

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Labour market developments, including jobs and unemployment in Canada and internationally. Trends in globalization including developments in emerging economies such as China, Russia, and Eastern Europe. Social policy including employment insurance and training.

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CONACHER, Duff »


Part-time professor
Faculty of Law, Common Law Section

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Cell: 416-546-3443
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E-mail, Cell Telephone

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All aspects of democratic reform and development and good government and clean politics in Canada and on an international level (elections, parties, political and government ethics, lobbying, parliament, political finance, access to information, policy development, legislative process and law and legal institutions and processes, political communications, open government, honesty in politics, roles of politicians and media, public administration, human rights protection and court processes) and Canadian Constitution and government accountability generally. All aspects of corporate responsibility (governance, transparency, ethics, shareholder rights, sustainabiliity), especially bank and financial institution accountability. All aspects of nonprofit sector (structure, governance, communications with public and media relations, advocacy, organizational behaviour and development, project management, relationship with government and political process overall. All aspects of civics education.

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English and French , Spanish

COULOMBE, Serge »


Serge Coulombe

Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Economics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1689)
Cell: 819-743-3587
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Cell Telephone, Office Telephone

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 Politique budgétaire, déficits et dettes publiques; Politique monétaire, taux d’intérêt; Taux de change; Canada, États-Unis, Europe.

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English and French

DAVID, Robert »


LEBLOND, Patrick »


Patrick Leblond

Associate Professor
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2953)
Cell: 613-263-9824
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Owing to my training and experience in business, economics and international relations, my expertise concerns questions relating to global economic governance, more specifically those that deal with international money and finance, international economic integration as well as business-government relations. My regional expertise focuses on Europe and North America, though I am also interested in China's impact on the world economy.

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English and French

MENDES, Errol »


Errol MENDES

Former Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre
Full professor
Faculty of Law
Common Law

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Office: 613-562-5890
Cell: 613-799-0559
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E-mail, Cell Telephone, Office Telephone

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Globalization, United Nations, foreign policy, international law and human rights,law and policy on anti-terrorism, Constitutional law, including the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Private and Public Sector governance, including issues relating to accountability, transparency and integrity.

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PARÉ, Daniel »


Associate professor
Faculty of Arts
Communication

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Office: 613 562 5800 x2052
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Paré's research focuses on the the social, economic, and technical issues arising from innovations in information and communication technologies (ICTs). His areas of research and policy-related work include ICTs and international development (ICT4D), e-commerce, Internet governance, information and communication policy, e-government, and knowledge networks.

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PONGOU, Roland »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (7067)
Cell: 613-805-6019
Home: 613-424-6019
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Website

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E-mail

Research information:

Social networks, spread of HIV/AIDS, gender gap in HIV/AIDS prevalence, sex and gender gap in infant mortality, gender gap in schooling

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English and French

SCHORR, Victoria »


Program Manager
Support staff member
Faculty of Law, Common Law Section

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Office: ext 3097
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E-mail

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Victoria Schorr is a sub-Saharan Africa specialist with more than 10 years of experience analysing African politics, economics, and business. She holds an MSc in African Politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and a BA in African Studies from McGill University. Her areas of specialisation include African political economy, the African private sector, international business and investment, international relations, behavioural economics, and development. She has written and published a variety of articles, both academic and non-academic, and has an active blog. Prior to joining uOttawa's Open African Innovation Research network (Open AIR) in July 2015, Schorr worked as a consultant with organisations ranging from grassroots NGOs to the UN, as well as several Canadian government departments including the Department of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Development. She is a Board Member of the Canadian International Council’s Africa Study Group and is a special advisor to Edu-Vision 2020’s Africa programming.

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English and French

SCHRECKER, Ted »


Ted Schrecker

Scientist
Associate professor
Faculty of Medicine
Institute of Population Health

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Office: 613-562 5800 (2289)
Cell: 613-612-8485
Home: 613-233-6541
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My current research focuses on the relations between transnational economic integration ("globalization") and social determinants of health: the conditions under which people live and work. How is the emergence of a global marketplace affecting opportunities to lead a healthy life? Who wins, and who loses? How will the worldwide financial crisis we are now experiencing affect health disparities between rich and poor?

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English only

SECCARECCIA, Mario »


Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Arts
Economics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1691)
Home: 613-225-4901
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Home Telephone, Office Telephone

Research information:

My main fields of research interest are in the areas of economic policy. These include central bank policy, fiscal policy, and related macroeconomic policies that impact on the Canadian labour market.

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English and French , italien/Italian

STEGER, Debra »


Debra Steger

Hyman Soloway Chair in Business and Trade Law
Full professor
Faculty of Law
Common Law

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Office: 613 562 5800, (3323)
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E-mail

Research information:

My research is in the areas of international trade, international investment agreements, NAFTA, WTO, regional trade agreements, Canadian politics, Canadian constitutional law, international organizations, subsidies, and international development.

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ZHANG, Yongjing »


Yongjing Zhang

Assistant Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800 (4860)
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Website

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E-mail, Office Telephone

Research information:

  • China's economy and governance
  • Public finance, especially fiscal federalism
  • Social dilemma
  • Political economy of economic growth and institutional change

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English only, Mandarin

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