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Allison Bramwell

Allison Bramwell is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Program on Globalization and Regional Innovation Systems (PROGRIS) at the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto where she is part of a research team investigating the social dynamics that shape economic performance in Canadian city-regions. Allison has published studies in various policy areas such as labour market and training policy, the role of post-secondary institutions in regional economic development, and the interaction effect of innovation, creativity, and economic performance in Canadian cities. Current work includes a review of Canada’s ICT sector and a co-edited volume of empirical studies of urban governance in Canada. She also teaches an undergraduate course in Urban Politics at the University of Toronto Mississauga.

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September 7, 2011 | Allison Bramwell

Training Policy for the 21st Century

Decentralization and Workforce Development Programs for Unemployed Working-Age Adults in Canada
Alison Bramwell examines the evolution of active labour market programs in Canada. More
June 21, 2011 | Allison Bramwell, Kelly Hinton, Josh Hjartarson, Matthew Mendelsohn

The Vital Commons

An Agenda for the Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Region
Regions will be just as important as nation-states in ensuring the well-being of communities in the coming decades.  More