George Anderson

LRC Contributor

George Anderson has served as deputy minister for intergovernmental affairs, as well as for natural resources.

Articles by George Anderson

  • Emission Impossible (June 2023)
    On policies and persuasion
  • By Whose Authority? (December 2022)
    Times of profound revolution
  • Toppling Statutes? (May 2022)
    Thoughts on modern constitutions
  • Long Arms (September 2021)
    Extending the executive’s reach
  • The age of independence (September 2018)
    The right to be, and a theory of territory in the era of Kurdistan and Catalonia
  • What Might Have Been (January–February 2015)
    A review of The Morning After: The 1995 Quebec Referendum and the Day That Almost Was, by Chantal Hébert and Jean Labierre
  • Fossil Policies (May 2012)
    A review of The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern World by Daniel Yergin, Energy Myths and Realities: Bringing Science to the Energy Policy Debate and Energy Transitions: History, Requirements, Prospects by Vaclav Smil and Catching a Rising Tide: A Western Energy Vision for Canada by Sheila O’Brien and Shawna Ritchie
  • Checking in on Quebec (September 2006)
    A review of André Pratte’s Aux pays des merveilles: Essai sur les mythes politiques québécois and Alain Dubuc’s Éloge de la richesse: Des idées pour donner au Québec les moyens de ses ambitions