Featured Publications

Current Featured Publications

MacEachen Institute Founding Fellow Jacqueline Gahagan co-authored chapter 13 of:



Under-Served: Health Determinants of Indigenous, Inner-City, and Migrant Populations in Canada


Edited by Akshaya Neil Arya and Thomas Piggott


Past Featured Publications


Author Ingrid Waldron will spoke at the October 2, 2018 event: Whose Nation? Navigating a New Era in Crown-Indigenous Relations

Her new book is titled:

There’s Something In The Water

Environmental Racism in Indigenous & Black Communities

Author Katherine Fierlbeck is a member of the MacEachen Institute Research Committee and spoke at the October 17, 2017 event: Re‑imagining Health Care after a Generation

Her new book will be available June 2018:

Nova Scotia

A Health System Profile

Katherine Fierlbeck

Author Shirley Tillotson spoke at the February 14, 2018 event:
Tax and Public Opinion

Give and Take

The Citizen-Taxpayer and the Rise of Canadian Democracy

Shirley Tillotson

Author Graham Steele spoke at the February 14, 2018 event:
Tax and Public Opinion

The Effective Citizen

How to Make Politicians Work for You

Graham Steele

Author Sheri Fink spoke at the November 27, 2017 event:
Ethics, Evacuations and Medical Emergencies

Five Days at Memorial

Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital

Sheri Fink

Author Kevin Quigley spoke at the November 14, 2017 event:
Risk, Resilience and Critical Infrastructure

Too Critical to Fail

How Canada Manages Threats to Critical Infrastructure

Kevin Quigley, Ben Bisset and Bryan Mills

Author Marq de Villiers spoke at the October 31, 2017 event:
Half Empty or Half Full? The Outlook for the Canadian Water Sector

Back to the Well

Rethinking the Future of Water

Marq de Villiers

Author Howard Ramos spoke at the October 24, 2017 event:
The Equity Myth: Diversity on University Campuses

The Equity Myth

Racialization and Indigeneity at Canadian Universities

Frances Henry, Enakshi Dua, Carl E. James,
Audrey Kobayashi, Peter Li, Howard Ramos
and Malinda S. Smith

Author Richard Salliant spoke at the October 17, 2017 event:
After the ‘Boom’: Re‑Imagining Health Care After a Generation

A Tale of Two Countries

How the Great Demographic Imbalance is Pulling Canada Apart

Richard Saillant

Editor Megan Bailey spoke at the October 3, 2017 event:
Farms, Fisheries and Food: Canada's Next Generation of Food Production

Sustainable Food Futures

Multidisciplinary Solutions

Jessica Duncan, Megan Bailey

Author David C. Dingwall spoke at the September 26, 2017 event:
The Tobacco Control Act, 1997

Negotiating So Everyone Wins

Secrets you can use from Canada's top business, sports, labour and political negotiators

David C. Dingwall

Author Karen Foster spoke at the September 19, 2017 event:
All for ONE Nova Scotia? Perspectives on the Ivany Report

Productivity and Prosperity

A Historical Sociology of Productivist Thought

Karen Foster


Author Mary Brooks spoke at the June 14, 2017 event:
The Value of Commercial Marine Shipping to Canada

The Value of Commercial Marine Shipping to Canada

The Expert Panel on the Social and Economic Value of Marine Shipping to Canada

Mary R. Brooks