Is Ours a Petro-Economy (Petrocultures 2014)

Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 1:15 PM
McGill Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Street, Montreal, Canada
  • Brett House
  • Satya Das
  • Annette Hester
  • Matthew Mendelsohn
  • Christopher Ragan
  • David Dodge
Feb 6

CIGI Senior Fellow Brett House is moderator for the session Is Ours a Petro-Economy?, as part of Petrocultures 2014: Oil, Energy, and Canada’s Future. The conference runs Feb. 6-7, at the McGill Faculty Club.

The conference program is available at .

The conference live stream and ex post video are available at


Event Speakers

Brett House is a CIGI Senior Fellow. Additionally, he is a Visiting Scholar at Massey College, University of Toronto and Lecturer in the Economics Department and a Senior Fellow at the Jeanne Sauvé Foundation at McGill University. His research looks at the effects of trade liberalization on growth, the rise of emerging markets, and options to improve sovereign debt restructuring. He is also an advisor to and partner in Tau+ Investment Management, a start-up impact fund.