Spotlight: Dr. Jack Mintz

Feb 9, 2016 · 1 min read

Have a conversation with an internationally known and respected tax policy expert at the 2016 Couchiching Gala.

Photo from the Globe and Mail “Jack Mintz: Don’t overtax large companies” by Brenda Bouw.

Position: President’s Fellow of The School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary and Vice-President of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

Passion: Public economics, tax policies, pension and retirement system reform.

Public voice: He’s a Member of the Order of Canada (2015) and has been called one of the world’s most influential tax experts.

On Twitter: @jackmintz

Three economists grade the leaders’ performances on TPP, trade talks. (co-authored with Eveline Adomait and Christopher Ragan, The Globe and Mail, Oct. 03, 2015)

The free ride is over: why cities, and citizens, must start paying for much needed infrastructure. (2014, co-authored with Philip Bazel)

The Indirect Side of Direct Investment: Multinational Company Finance and Taxation (2010, co-authored with Alfons J. Weichenrieder)

Want more? You’ll just have to join us at the 2016 Couchiching Gala for an evening of great discussion! A civil place to disagree.


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