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News and Publications for 2023

Jonas-Sébastien Beaudry wrote this chapter in the following book:
Legal Personality p:483-490 in Elgar Encyclopedia of Comparative Law. Edited by Jan M. Smits, Jaakko Husa, Catherine Valcke, and Madalena Narciso. Published by Edward Elgar Publishing. December 2023. ISBN:9781839105593.

Nicholas King was interviewed by Alexis Madrigal for KQED. California Expands Program That Pays People to Stop Using Drugs.

Victoire Michal, Jon Wakefield, Alexandra M. Schmidt, Alicia Cavanaugh, Brian Robinson, Jill BaumgartnerSmall Area Estimation with Random Forests and the LASSO.

Westra S, Goldberg MS, Labrèche F, Baumgartner J, Ho V. The association between the incidence of postmenopausal breast cancer and occupational exposure to selected organic solvents, Montreal, Canada, 2008-2011. Am J Ind Med. 2023 Aug 11. doi: 10.1002/ajim.23525. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37565624.

Beaudry, JS. (2023). The “Reasonably Foreseeable Natural Death” Requirement in Bill C-7, and Expressivist Harm. In: Kotalik, J., Shannon, D.W. (eds) Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) in Canada . The International Library of Bioethics, vol 104. Springer, Cham.

Law professor Daniel Weinstock appointed to the Order of Canada. July 2023.

Robert MacTavish, Honor Bixby, Alicia Cavanaugh, Samuel Agyei-Mensah, Ayaga Bawah, George Owusu, Majid Ezzati, Raphael Arku, Brian Robinson, Alexandra M. Schmidt, Jill Baumgartner, Identifying deprived “slum” neighbourhoods in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area of Ghana using census and remote sensing data, World Development, Volume 167, 2023, 106253, ISSN 0305-750X,

The research of Jill Baumgartner was mentioned in the media in June 2023:
Experts Warn: Canada’s Devastating Wildfires a Crucial Wake-Up Call
Unprecedented wildfire season sparks concern across Canada
Wildfires in Canada, US: How to stay safe if you are affected

Abosede S. Alli, Sierra N. Clark, Jiayuan Wang, James Bennett, Allison F. Hughes, Majid Ezzati, Michael Brauer, James Nimo, Josephine Bedford-Moses, Solomon Baah, Alicia Cavanaugh, Samuel Agyei-Mensah, George Owusu, Jill Baumgartner, Raphael E. Arku, High-resolution patterns and inequalities in ambient fine particle mass (PM2.5) and black carbon (BC) in the Greater Accra Metropolis, Ghana, Science of The Total Environment, Volume 875, 2023, 162582, ISSN 0048-9697.

Omobowale O, Omigbodun O, Egbokhare O, Koski A (2023) A protocol for a controlled, pre-post intervention study to change attitudes toward child marriage in Southwestern Nigeria using targeted radio programming. PLoS ONE 18(5): e0285902.

Hetherington E, Harper S, Davidson R, Festo c, Lamkin N, Mtenga S, Teixeira C, Vincent I, Nandi A. Impact evaluation of the TAMANI project to improve maternal and child health in Tanzania. J Epidemiol Community Health 2023;77:410-416.

Christopher Barrington-Leigh. Wellbeing & Social Media.

Weinstock, D.M. Multiculturalism as Harm Reduction. Res Publica (2023).

The Ethics of Animal Shelters. Edited by Valery Giroux, Kristin Voigt, and Angie Pepper. Published by Oxford University Press. New York, New York. April 2023. ISBN: 9780197678633.

Jocelyn Maclure and Daniel Weinstock published this chapter in the following book:
Two Conceptions of Public Philosophy: A Conditional Defence of Contemporary Normative Theory: page 25 in Civic Freedom in an Age of Diversity-The Public Philosophy of James Tully, number 10 in the Democracy, Diversity, and Citizen Engagement Series, edited by Dimitrios Karmis and Jocelyn Maclure. Published by McGill-Queen's University Press in February 2023. ISBN 9780228014300

Caroline M. Joyce, Tuan T. Nguyen, Toan N. Pham, Roger Mathisen & Arijit Nandi (2023) The impact of Vietnam’s 2013 extension of paid maternity leave on women’s labour force participation, Journal of Asian Public Policy, DOI: 10.1080/17516234.2023.2182157.

Alissa Koski was interviewed by Ameko Eks Mass Carrol for CBC Kids News on March 8, 2023. Child marriage just became illegal in England but still happens in Canada.

Zhang, Y., Liu, N., Li, Y., Baumgartner, J., Adamkiewicz, G., Bhalla, K., Rodriguez, J., Gemmell, E. Neighborhood infrastructure-related risk factors and non-communicable diseases: a systematic meta-review. Environ Health 22, 2 (2023).

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