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Paquet, Gilles

Paquet, Gilles

Professor Emeritus
B.Phil. (uLaval), B.A. (uLaval), B.Sc. Soc (uLaval), M.A. (uLaval), Doctoral Studies (Queen's), Post Doctoral Scholar (University of California)
Telephone
613-562-5800 x 4729
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Research Areas

  • Management

Biography

Professor Paquet's research focuses on industrial economics, governance and public policy and management. He has been President of the Société canadienne de science économique and the Association des économistes québécois.

He has authored or edited 30 books on various topics -- urban studies, multinational firms, governance -- more than 150 chapters in books and some 120 papers in different journals like Annales (ESC); the Canadian Historical Review; the Journal of Cultural Economics; the Canadian Journal of Economics; la Revue d'économie politique; Gestion 2000; Technology in Society; Science and Public Policy; and the Revue générale de droit. Professor Paquet is a member of the Order of Canada, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and of the Royal Society of Arts of London. He has been awarded a number of medals for the corpus of his work in social sciences and for his inter-disciplinary contributions. Since 1978, he has been a regular participant in a variety of radio and TV shows on the national network of CBC and on TV Ontario.

Recent Publications

Books

Hubbard, R. and Paquet, G. The Black Hole of Public Administration. Ottawa, ON, Canada: The University of Ottawa Press, 2010.

Hubbard, R. and Paquet, G. The Case for Decentralized Federalism. Ottawa, ON, Canada: The University of Ottawa Press, 2010.

Paquet, G. Gouvernance: Mode d'emploi. Montreal, QC, Canada: Liber, 2008.

Chapters in Books

Hubbard, R. and Paquet, G. Clerk as Révélateur: A Panoramic View. In Dutil, P. (Ed.). Searching for Leadership: Secretaries to Cabinet in Canada. Toronto, ON, Canada: University of Toronto, 2008.

Langford, J., Roy, J. and Paquet, G. E-Government, Service Transformation & Procurement Reform: The Evolution of Industry-Government Relations in Canada. In Anttiroiko, A. (ed.). The Encyclopedia of Digital Government. IGI Global, 2006.

Paquet, G. A new agenda for reforms in institutional policies and practices. In Stone, L.O. (Editor in Chief). New Frontiers of Research about Retirement. Ottawa: Statistics Canada, 2006.

Paquet, G. Qui a peur de la gouvernance décentralisée?. In Pour une décentralisation démocratique. Québec, QC, Canada: Presses de l'Université Laval, 2006.

Paquet, G. Ottawa-Gatineau, cité-région tranfrontalière: gouvernance baroque et bricolage. In Robitaille, M., Simard, J.F. and Chiasson, G. (eds). L'Outaouais au carrefour des modèles de développement. Gatineau: Université du Québec en Outaouais#, 2006.

Paquet, G. Work and Retirement: A Governance Challenge. In Stone, L.O. (ed). New Frontiers of Research about Retirement. Ottawa: Statistics Canada, 2006.

Paquet, G. Le Canada français dans sa culture. In Gagné, G.. Le Canada français : son temps, sa nature, son héritage. Québec, QC, Canada: Édition Nota Bene, 2006.

Papers in Refereed Journals

Paquet, G. 2010. Disloyalty. Optimum Online: The Journal of Public Sector Management, 40(1): 23-47.

Paquet, G. 2010. Ontario Higher Education as Governance Failures. Optimum Online: The Journal of Public Sector Management, 40(1): 60-67.

Paquet, G. 2010. Gouvernance Corporative : une radiographie. Optimum Online: The Journal of Public Sector Management, 40(2): 18-51.

Paquet, G. 2010. La Patente, énigme non résolue. Recherches sociographiques, 51(1-2): 174-181.

Lecours. P. and Paquet, G. 2006. Communication and Ethics: How to Scheme Virtuously. Optimum Online: The Journal of Public Sector Management, 36(2): 12-26.

Paquet, G. 2006. APEX 2006 Two-Tracked Symposium: A Curmudgeon's Commentary. Optimum Online: The Journal of Public Sector Management, 36(2).

Paquet, G. 2006. GomeryII: Fear of Blurring and Lack of Temperantia. Optimum Online: The Journal of Public Sector Management, 36(1): 7-22.

Paquet, G. 2006. A propos de certains vices cachés du premier rapport Gomery. Éthique publique, 8(1): 160-165.

Paquet, G. 2006. Compétitivité structurelle et réseau stratégiques: un défi de gouvernance. Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, 45(1): 31-42.

Invited Contributions and/or Technical Reports

Paquet, G. 2006. "The Governance of Medical Journals", -, , 19 pagesp.

Paquet, G. 2006. "A Blueprint for Public Sector Reform. Commonwealth Secretariat", -, , 150 pagesp.

Recent Funded Research

Funded Research during the last 7 years
From-To Source Title * ** Role Amount
2006 Canadian Medical Association The Governance of Scientific Journals C O PI $ 10,000
2005-2006 Government of Ontario Smart Communities R G PI $ 100,000

*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown

**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown

Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator

Recent Scholarly and Professional Academic Activities

Scholarly and Professional Academic Activities during the last 7 years
From To Activity
2001   Editor-in-chief of OptimumOnline
1994   Regular participant, on the Ottawa Panel TV Ontario Program; STUDIO TWO (every couple of weeks 1994-1996 and every week 1996-present)
1993   Chroniques, dans Le Lien Économique

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