John Richards

LRC Contributor

John Richards, a former member of the Saskatchewan legislature, teaches in the graduate public policy program at Simon Fraser University and holds the Roger Phillips chair in social policy at the C.D. Howe Institute.

Articles by John Richards

  • Spending Power (November 2015)
    A review of Early Intervention: How Canada’s Social Programs Can Work Better, Save Lives and Often Save Money, by James Hughes
  • Vision, Reason, Commitment (October 2009)
    A review of Freedom from Want: The Remarkable Success Story of BRAC, the Global Grassroots Organization That’s Winning the Fight Against Poverty, by Ian Smillie
  • Canada’s Candide (October 2007)
    While Calgary wants to govern, Vancouver cultivates its garden.