Doug Saunders

Podium

Doug Saunders

The Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs held its 79th annual summer conference in Orillia, Ont., from August 5th to 8th, 2010. This year’s theme was “Watershed Moment or Wasted Opportunity.” Participants examined the global economic meltdown and how it has changed views on the economy, the role of the state, and public policy. Doug Saunders, European bureau chief for The Globe and Mail, delivered the final keynote address on August 8th.