Hot Topic: Federal Budget Update

With the federal government set to deliver a budget update today, Carleton experts are available to discuss its content and impact.

Allan Maslove
Distinguished Research Professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration

Office: 613-520-2600, ext. 1285
Cell: 613-866-1475

Maslove is the co-author of Canadian Public Budgeting in Times of Crises. Most of his research is in two areas. The first is the financing of health care in Canada, with a focus on the federal-provincial fiscal arrangements, and the second is public budgeting.

Ian Lee
Assistant Professor in the Sprott School of Business

Phone: 613-520-2600 ext. 2375 or 613-222-7722

Lee has appeared multiple times before the House of Commons finance and Senate banking committees.  He has been in every Government of Canada budget lockup since 2008.   He attended pre-budget consultations with the Minister of Finance in 2009 and 2011.

He appears regularly on CBC’s Power and Politics in the On the Money segment with Jim Stanford.

He was employed in the financial services sector as a loan manager in consumer, mortgage and commercial credit for an American multinational and subsequently for the Bank of Montreal in the 1970s and early 1980s.

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