My project is aimed at improving the practice of critical social science. I intend to study what we have learned, over the past century, about how to make social criticism effective at achieving social change.
My project is concerned with the well-being of children and families affected by war, with a particular focus on children born of wartime rape.
Research is a privilege—and it’s great fun. It requires a mix of curiosity, discipline, skepticism, respect and admiration for the students and collaborators you work with.
Dr. Werker’s research examines the foundations of language acquisition in infants growing up in both monolingual and bilingual environments. Her discoveries have had influence around the world.
“Law is not only proclaimed and enforced by parliaments and courts. It is a human activity. We all play a role in its development and application, for good or for ill.”
A leading economist, Trefler is given full scope at Toronto’s Rotman School of Management to pursue his many Canadian public policy initiatives.