Canadian political institutions

Research cluster

This research cluster brings together political scientists with strengths in the area of Canadian political institutions. We focus on political institutions at all levels of government in Canada (federal, provincial, municipal) with particular strengths in the areas of the Canadian executive, the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, federalism and intergovernmental relations, electoral institutions, and institutional change.


Anthony Sayers

Federalism, Electoral Systems, the Canadian Elections Database

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Ian Brodie

Cabinet, Parliamentary Government

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Jack Lucas

Local Government in Canada

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