- Title: Contested Federalism: Certainty and Ambiguity in the Canadian Federation
- Author: Douglas Brown, Herman Bakvis, Gerald Baier
- Released: 2009-05-15
- Pages: 320
- ISBN: 0195425294
- ISBN13: 978-0195425291
- ASIN: 0195425294
About the Author
Herman Bakvis is Professor of Public Administration at the University of Victoria. His research interests include federalism, the policy process, and government structure and organization.
Gerald Baier is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of British Columbia. His research interests focus on Canadian federalism and the constitution. Of particular interest is the role of courts and the law in the development of Canadian federalism and the constitutional division of powers.
Douglas Brown is a Fellow and former Director of the Institute of Intergovernmental Relations at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. He is also Assistant Professor of Political Science at St Francis Xavier University. His main area of interest is Canadian federalism and intergovernmental relations, where he has over 25 years' experience as both a practitioner and an academic observer.