The following publications summarize the research project led by Amy Verdun and Donna E. Wood of the University of Victoria on comparative governance in Canada and the European Union. The research culminated in the special June 2013 issue of the Canadian Public Administration journal, published by the Institute of Public Administration of Canada, and featuring the theme: “Governing the Social Dimension in Canadian Federalism and European Integration.” The journal is available open-source until December 2013; access here. For a preview of the June 2013 issue, see this document.

For a report on the full activities of the research project, see the following summary document:


Research summary report

For a short summary of three key research themes drawn from the papers presented in the June 2013 issue of Canadian Public Administration, see the following:


Key research themes