“Carleton University professor Andre Plourde says a key issue is that generally customers want to refine bitumen into a high-value product such as gasoline close to the markets where it will be used. “Plourde noted that the last time a new refinery was built in North America (not an expansion... More
Department of Economics
The Department of Economics at Carleton University is a research-intensive academic unit that offers a Ph.D. program in economics jointly with the University of Ottawa, an M.A. program in economics with an optional concentration in financial economics or an optional collaborative specialization in data science or African studies, a Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Economics, and a diverse set of undergraduate degree programs including B.A. Honours in Economics or Applied Economics with various optional concentrations, B.A. Honours in Economics with Specialization in Quantitative and Mathematical Economics, B.A. Combined Honours in Economics or Applied Economics and one of numerous other disciplines.
“Just about everything is massive in India and a national election takes a lot of time. It will be another three weeks before it’s over, but many people believe they already know who will be the new Prime Minister. Narendra Modi is the leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party—known as the... More
“The federal government should put the brakes on the runaway growth of the Temporary Foreign Worker program, imposing yearly caps until a review determines whether its continued expansion is in the national interest, according to a Carleton University economics professor. … “The risk that... More