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The Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP; French: 'l'Institut de recherche en politiques publiques') is Canada's oldest non-partisan public policy think tank.

The IRPP seeks to improve public policy in Canada. IRPP supports research and debate.

History

IRPP was founded in 1972 in Montreal.

Presidents

  • Graham Fox (since April 1, 2011)
  • Mel Cappe (2006-2011)
  • Hugh Segal (1999-2006)
  • Monique Jérôme-Forget (1991-98)
  • Rod Dobell (1984-91)
  • Gordon Robertson (1980-83)
  • Michael Kirby (1977-79)
  • Fred Carrothers (1974-76)
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