Welcome to the Centre!

Just a brief welcome and a few words on The Centre for Global Challenges. Some of our best pundits have been asking why we in Canada are not having the kinds of national policy debates we need.  We know the challenges and risks but we are not talking about them publicly. We do of course … Continue reading

Our First Event

What are the  causes of the economic crisis and what lessons should we derive for policy and science? Why were mainstream economists not able to predict the meltdown? What are the limits and possibilities of the social sciences to shape societies? These are some of the questions to be addressed at the first public session … Continue reading