Canada’s Electoral Future in Comparative Perspective – a Conference in Honour of Dick Johnston 

Canada’s Electoral Futre in Comparative Perspective
Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
October 26th and 27th, 2018


This workshop has been organized in celebration of Richard Johnston’s scholarly and professional contributions to political science. The focus of the workshop is “Canada’s Electoral Future in Comparative Perspective”, a theme that is inspired by Dick’s recent book, The Canadian Party System: An Analytic History.

In addition to two full days of panels, the workshop included a public lecture from Henry Brady (UC Berkeley) at the end of day 1 and a dinner in Dick’s honour on day 2.