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economics professor

Kathleen Mary Cannings, Canadian economics professor. Research grant, Social Science & Humanities Research Council Canada, Strategic Grants Division, 1983-1989, German Marshall Fund. fellowship, 1990-1991. Volunteer, Uppsala, 2007—2008.


Cannings, Kathleen Mary was born on October 2, 1950 in Vancouver, Canada. Daughter of Albert George and Julia Elizabeth Cannings.


Bachelor in Sociology, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1974. Master of Science in Economics, University London, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1985.


Visiting scholar, department economics Harvard University, Cambridge, 1985—1986, visiting scholar, center European studies, 1990—1991. Visiting assistant professor Cornell University, Ithaca, 1986. Tenured associate professor, department industrial relations University Montreal, Canada, 1985—1995.

Visiting member School Social Science, Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1989—1990. Professor department economics Uppsala University, Sweden, since 1995. Visiting professor University Flores, Buenos Aires, 2005.

Consultant Economic Council Canada, Ottawa, 1982—1984, Women's Bureau, Labour Canada, Ottawa, 1989—1990, Economic Commission Latin America, Washington, 1992, Swedish Medical Association, Stockholm, 2001, Peopleclick.com, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2002.


Volunteer, Uppsala, 2007—2008.


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming, travel, scuba diving.


Married Murray Borth, June 22, 2004. 1 child Nichola Ortoleva. Married William Harold Lazonick, November 12, 1974 (divorced June 16, 1996).

Children: Glennis Ashley Lazonick, Leah Alexandra Lazonick;1 child Casey Alison Cannings-Lazonick.

Albert George

Julia Elizabeth Cannings

Murray Borth

William Harold Lazonick

Nichola Ortoleva Cannings

Casey Alison Cannings-Lazonick Cannings

Glennis Ashley Lazonick Cannings

Leah Alexandra Lazonick;1 child Casey Alison Cannings-Lazonick Cannings