George Anderson

LRC Contributor

George Anderson consults with the UN and international NGOs. He has been a federal deputy minister (Intergovernmental Affairs, Natural Resources), president of the Forum of Federations, and an expert on the Standby Team in the UN’s Mediation Support Unit. His new book is Power and Territory in Constitutional Transitions (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2019), co-edited with Sujit Choudhry.

Articles by George Anderson

  • 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