Municipalities and urban development Reports & Studies

Welcome to our complete catalogue of reports and studies (which includes backgrounders, policy briefs, full-length research reports and books). 

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Private Sector Gain, Consumer Pain

by Sheila Block
November 18, 2016 | Ontario Office

Airbnb in Toronto

by Zohra Jamasi, Trish Hennessy
September 22, 2016 | Ontario Office

by Jess Klassen
July 12, 2016 | Manitoba Office

Drawing on our strengths

by Keely Ten Fingers, Darren Lezubski, Jim Silver
edited by Molly McCracken
December 10, 2015 | Manitoba Office

The Accountability and Oversight Gap in Saskatchewan's Contract Roadbuilding System

by Taylor Bendig
June 10, 2015 | Saskatchewan Office

Options to Improve the City's Revenue Health

by Sheila Block, Alexandra Weiss
January 19, 2015 | Ontario Office

How Public Policy is Constraining Municipalities

by Carlo Fanelli
October 22, 2014 | Ontario Office

GTA and Hamilton Public Transit Expansion Revenue Options

by Hugh Mackenzie
May 23, 2013 | Ontario Office

Supporting Refugee Families in Winnipeg

by Lindsay Larios
May 17, 2013 | Manitoba Office

Where It Came From and Why It Will Cost So Much To Fix It

by Hugh Mackenzie
January 24, 2013 | National Office

Breaking Barriers Building Bridges

December 12, 2012 | Manitoba Office

The Case For Investing In the Toronto Public Library

by Govind C. Rao
November 27, 2012 | Ontario Office

Practices of municipal exclusion

by Ian Skelton
October 27, 2012 | Manitoba Office

Alternative Municipal Budget for the Halifax Regional Municipality

by CCPA - NS
August 28, 2012 | Nova Scotia Office

August 3, 2012 | Manitoba Office