Canada US InstituteWestern Social Science

Current Projects

The Canada-U.S.Institute would like to thank the Office of the  VP Research & International Relations, Research Western for their generous contribution to the following projects.

Research in Progress

The Limits of Municipal Redistribution: The Politics of Targetted Neighborhood Revitalization Investment in Phoenix and Toronto Project Leader: Dr. Martin Horak (Political Science, Western) with Marilyn Dantico (Arizona State University), and James Svara (Arizona State University).

Past Projects

The Arctic Research Program. Project Leader: Dr. Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon (Political Science. Western) and Dr. Amy Lovecraft (University of Alaska, Fairbanks)

"Taking Stock of a Turbulent Decade and Looking Ahead: Immigration to North America in 2000-2010" April 28-30, 2011:  A conference co-sponsored with the Centre for Research on Migration and Ethnic Relations, Western

"Moving Closer or Drifting Apart?: Assessing the State of the U.S. Canada Relationship" Project Directors: Cameron Anderson and Laura Stephenson (Political Science) PDF version. Research Notes. The survey results were presented by Professors Anderson and Stephenson at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Canada Institute, Washington DC on April 13, 2010.