Institute of Intergovernmental Relations

Institute of INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS
Institute of INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS

Canada: The State of the Federation Series


This annual review of the federation is a valued source of commentary on emerging issues affecting the country. All issues are available for download or purchase, below.

SOTF 1996 cover SOTF 1997 cover SOTF 1998-99 cover SOTF 1999-2000 cover SOTF 2001 cover SOTF 2002 cover SOTF 2003 cover
SOTF 2004 cover SOTF 2005 cover SOTF 2006-07 cover SOTF 2008 cover SOTF 2009 cover SOTF 2010 cover SOTF 2012 cover 

Year Title Author/Editor
2012 Regions, Resources, and Resiliency - Preview Loleen Berdahl, André Juneau, and Carolyn Hughes Tuohy
2011 The Changing Federal Environment: Rebalancing Roles? - Preview Nadia Verrelli
2010 Shifting Power: The New Ontario and What it Means for Canada - Preview Matthew Mendelsohn, Joshua Hjartarson and James Pearce
2009 Carbon Pricing and Environmental Federalism - Preview John R. Allan and Thomas J. Courchene
2008 Open Federalism and the Spending Power John R. Allan, Thomas J. Courchene, Marc-Antoine Adam & Hoi Kong
2006/2007 Transitions: Fiscal and Political Federalism in an Era of Change [PDF 3.10 MB] John R. Allan, Thomas J. Courchene and Christian Leuprecht
2005 Quebec and Canada in the New Century [PDF 1.21 MB] Michael Murphy
2004 Municipal-Federal-Provincial Relations in Canada [PDF 1.43 MB] Robert Young and Christian Leuprecht
2003 Reconfiguring Aboriginal-State Relations [PDF 2.22 MB] Michael Murphy
2002 Reconsidering the Institutions of Canadian Federalism [PDF 1.71 MB] J. Peter Meekison, Hamish Telford and Harey Lazar
2001 Canadian Political Culture(s) in Transition - Part 1 [PDF 9.23 MB]
Canadian Political Culture(s) in Transition - Part 2 [PDF 5.95 MB]
Hamish Telford and Harvey Lazar
1999/2000 Toward a New Mission Statement for Canadian Fiscal Federalism - Part 1 [PDF 9.23 MB]
Toward a New Mission Statement for Canadian Fiscal Federalism - Part 2 [PDF 5.94 MB]
Harvey Lazar
1998/1999 How Canadians Connect - Part 1 [PDF 6.97 MB]
How Canadians Connect - Part 2 [PDF 6.20 MB]
Tom McIntosh and Harvey Lazar
1997 Non-Constitutional Renewal - Part 1 [PDF 7.14 MB]
Non-Constitutional Renewal - Part 2 [PDF 5.58 MB]
Harvey Lazar
1996 Canada: State of the Federation 1996 [PDF 9.43 MB] Patrick C. Fafard and Douglas M. Brown
1995 Canada: State of the Federation 1995 [PDF 8.83 MB] Douglas M. Brown and Jonathan W. Rose
1994 Canada: State of the Federation 1994 [PDF 8.12 MB] Douglas M. Brown and Janet Hiebert
1993 Canada: State of the Federation 1993 - Part 1 [PDF 5.23 MB]
Canada: State of the Federation 1993 - Part 2 [PDF 9.43 MB]
Ronald L. Watts and Douglas M. Brown
1992 Canada: State of the Federation 1992 [PDF 9.43 MB] Douglas M. Brown and Robert Young
1991 Canada: State of the Federation 1991 [PDF 8.57 MB] Douglas M. Brown
1990 Canada: State of the Federation 1990 - Part 1 [PDF 5.28 MB]
Canada: State of the Federation 1990 - Part 2 [PDF 4.62 MB]
Ronald L. Watts and Doublas M. Brown
1989 Canada: State of the Federation 1989 - Part 1 [PDF 5.28 MB]
Canada: State of the Federation 1989 - Part 2 [PDF 4.47 MB]
Ronald L. Watts and Douglas M. Brown
1987/1988 Canada: State of the Federation 1987/1988 [PDF 8.13 MB] Peter M. Leslie and Douglas M. Brown
1986 Canada: State of the Federation 1986 [PDF 8.49 MB] Peter M. Leslie
1985 Canada: State of the Federation 1985 [PDF 8.05 MB] Peter M. Leslie