Donner Prize announces finalists for best public policy books
By Shruti ShekarApr. 16, 2018
Five books have been selected to compete for this year's Donner Prize award for best public policy book by a Canadian author, and Conservative MP Michelle Rempel will be honoured for her contributions to the LGBTQ community.
The five Donner Prize finalists: Charte canadienne et droits linguistiques: Pour en finir avec les mythes, by Frédéric Bérard; Pushing the Limits: How Schools Can Prepare Our Children Today for the Challenges of Tomorrow, by Kelly Gallagher-Mackay and Nancy Steinhauer; Governing Public-Private Partnerships, by Joshua Newman; Too Critical to Fail: How Canada Manages Threats to Critical Infrastructure, by Kevin Quigley, Ben Bisset, and Bryan Mills; and Stumbling Giants: Transforming Canada’s Banks for the Information Age, by Patricia Meredith and James L. Darroch.
Five finalists have been shortlisted for this year’s 20th anniversary Donner Prize award, which recognizes the best public policy book by a Canadian author.
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