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With around 2000 members across the country and from abroad, the Canadian Economics Association (CEA) is the organization of academic economists in Canada.  The Association has for its object the advancement of economic knowledge through the encouragement of study and research, the issuing of publications, and the furtherance of free and informed discussion of economic questions. The Association as such will not assume a partisan position upon any question of practical politics nor commit its members to any position thereupon.

The CEA publishes the foremost economics journal in Canada, the Canadian Journal of Economics (CJE), and organizes an Annual Conference. The journal Canadian Public Policy / Analyse de politiques (CPP/Adp) is affiliated with the CEA. CEA members receive online access to issues of CJE and CPP/Adp.


Member Access to the Canadian Journal of Economics   Member Access to Canadian Public Policy


Canadian Economics Diversity Committee:

Learn more about the creation and activities of the CEDC on the new CEDC webpage

Save the Date: 
CEA Embrace Day on June 1, 2023
 Held immediately prior to the CEA Annual Meetings, open to all conference participants.

Call for Nominations: CEA Fellow

The title Fellow of the Canadian Economics Association is conferred to recognize the achievements and contribution to the discipline of the most prominent economists who have spent a significant portion of their career in Canada. The Nominating Committee of the Canadian Economics Associations invites nominations from members of the Association for Future Fellows.  Submissions to be received by February 15, 2023 for the 2023 induction cycle. Visit the Fellow page for submission details.


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CEA members receive online access to the CJE. Please use the following link to authenticate your CEA membership and view online:

CEA Member Access to the CJE







CEA members receive online access to CPP/Adp at University of Toronto Press. Please use the following link to authenticate your CEA membership and view online:

CEA Member Access to CPP/Adp




Please see the Release of the Climate Survey results on Diversity in the Canadian Economics Profession. 


Economists Remembered:

It is with sadness that the CEA recognizes the passing of Professor Stuart Mestelman, McMaster University. Read more at Remembering professor emeritus Stuart Mestelman

We use Question Pro's Survey software to collect the student and faculty data that is analyzed in the 2022 CWEC/CFÉC Survey Report on the Representation of Women Economists in Canada’s Universities.