Halifax- The Atlantic Institute for Market Studies is very pleased to welcome Patrick Luciani as AIMS Senior Fellow in Urban Policy.

Mr. Luciani has an extensive background in public policy. He currently acts as Senior Advisor to the Canadian Statistical Assessment Services (CANSTATS), a media watch organization that comments on how the media covers public policy issues. He sits also on the boards of The Dominion Institute, and the Global Cities Project, Munk Centre, University of Toronto. He is currently researching and writing a book on loyalty in the work force while Senior Resident, Massey College at the University of University of Toronto. Before joining Massey College, Mr. Luciani was Executive Director to the Donner Canadian Foundation, one of Canada’s largest private foundations.

He is also the author of the best-selling book, What Canadians Believe, But Shouldn’t, About Their Economy, published by Addison Wesley, 1994 and has written many articles in the area of business and economics for the Globe & Mail, National Post, Financial Post Magazine, Report on Business Magazine, and Canadian Business.

Mr. Luciani studied economics at the University of Guelph and Queen’s University and holds a Masters in Public Administration at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard.

AIMS is extremely pleased to welcome an individual with Mr. Luciani’s enthusiasm and vision as Senior Fellow at the Institute.

For further information, please contact:

Jordi Morgan
Director of Communications and Development
Atlantic Institute for Market Studies
AIMS (902) 429-1143
Direct (902) 446-3532
Fax (902) 425-1393
jordimorgan@aims.ca