OTTAWA, Jan. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Dr. Mike P. Moffatt, Canada 2020's new Director of Policy & Research, is available for commentary, on-air appearances, and background assistance to all media outlets.
Mike, an economist and professor of international trade at the Western's Ivey School of Business, is available for expert commentary on:
- Canadian Public Policy
- International Trade
- Jobs & the Economy
- Tax Policy
- Income Inequality
Dr. Mike P. Moffatt serves as Canada 2020's Director of Policy & Research, handling the organization's original research agenda and policy positions. In addition to his role at Canada 2020, Dr. Moffatt is an Assistant Professor in the Business, Economics and Public Policy group at Ivey Business School, Western University.
In 2017, Mike was the Chief Innovation Fellow for the Government of Canada, advising Deputy Ministers on innovation policy and emerging trends. His has also previously held the titles of Interim Director of the Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management and Chief Economist for the Mowat Centre at the University of Toronto. Mike has worked with Canadian politicians and policy markers of all political stripes to craft more effective public policy.
Mike is a frequent commentator on public policy issues in print, on radio, and on television. He has made appearances in every English language daily newspaper in Canada, appeared on television programs from CBC's The National to TVO's The Agenda and has weekly appearances on two radio stations.
Mike has a Ph.D. in Management Science from Ivey Business School, an MA in Economics from the University of Rochester, and a combined honours B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Western University.
SOURCE Canada 2020
For further information: Mike is available at [email protected], or by phone at (613) 789-0000 x 214. For more information about Canada 2020's experts and programming, please contact Alex Paterson at (613) 789-0000 x 210 or at [email protected]