Leading the conversation in federalism and intergovernmental relations in our global environment
The Institute’s core mission is to lead the conversation in federalism and intergovernmental relations in our global environment. As a Queen’s University School of Policy Studies centre for research, IIGR draws on interdisciplinary research at the forefront of political science, economics, philosophy, law, and sociology. The interdisciplinary approach provides a unique venue to explore solutions to the foremost issues and challenges facing Canada today.
About the Institute
The Institute of Intergovernmental Relations (IIGR) is an interdisciplinary research centre and a leader in contributing to public debate on issues such as national unity, Canada-Quebec relations, fiscal federalism, constitutional reform, and the social union.About IIGR
State of the Federation
The State of the Federation annual conference and Canada: State of the Federation publication series are the Institute's flagship endeavours.
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