IMCO Creates Policy Research Internships at the C.D. Howe Institute
May 22, 2020 – The Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO) is pleased to announce that it is providing six paid internships at the C.D. Howe Institute for the summer of 2020.
IMCO will support internships for outstanding recent graduates of policy and economic programs to obtain experience while having a unique opportunity to inform debates over economic and social policy work in Canada. This opportunity will allow the selected graduates to work with, and be mentored by, the C.D. Howe Institute’s research team and will result in timely policy research projects.
The COVID-19 pandemic is creating a challenging environment for graduating university students in Ontario and at a time when policy leaders have an unprecedented need for quality policy analysis and evidence-based recommendations. IMCO’s internship program with the C.D. Howe Institute is an important partnership in these challenging times.
The Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO) manages $70.3 billion of assets on behalf of its clients. IMCO’s mandate is to provide broader public sector institutions with investment management services, including portfolio construction advice, better access to a diverse range of asset classes and sophisticated risk management capabilities. IMCO is an independent organization, operating at arm’s length from government and guided by a highly experienced and professional Board of Directors.
About the C.D. Howe Institute
The C.D. Howe Institute is an independent not-for-profit research institute whose mission is to raise living standards by fostering economically sound public policies. Widely considered to be Canada’s most influential think tank, the Institute is a trusted source of essential policy intelligence, distinguished by research that is nonpartisan, evidence-based and subject to definitive expert review.