Constantine E. Passaris

Professor

Constantine PassarisTeaching

Courses

  • ECON 1013 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 1023 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 1024 - Principles of Macroeconomics: Critical Prespectives
  • ECON 2203 - Introduction to Economic Governance
  • ECON 3505 - Information Technology and the Canadian Economy
  • ECON 3705 - Canada and the New Global Economy
  • ECON 3905 - Contemporary Issues in the Canadian Economy
  • ECON 3775 - Economics of Canadian Immigration

Open Access Learning (Online Courses)

  • ECON 3505 - Information Technology and the Canadian Economy
  • ECON3775 - Economics of Canadian Immigration
  • ECON3705 - Canada and the New Global Economy

Research

Recent publications

  • C. Passaris & J. McEvoy, Human Rights in New Brunswick, 1993, 134 pages.
  • C. Passaris, “Human Rights Commissions in Canada”, Canadian Journal of Administrative Law, 1995, pp. 295-309.
  • C. Passaris, “The Role of Immigration in Canada's Demographic Outlook”, 1998, pp. 93-105.
  • C. Passaris, “International Migration”, The Current State of Economic Science, Vol. 4, 1999, pp. 1985-2009.
  • C. Passaris et al, “Identifying Human Rights Issues for the Next Decade”, Twenty-First Century Canadian Diversity , 2000, pp. 273-294.
  • C. Passaris, “Schumpeter's Legacy of Technological Innovation in the Context of the Twenty-First Century” , Economic Theory in the Light of Schumpeter's Scientific Heritage, Vol. 2, 2001, pp. 349-361.
  • C. Passaris, “The Schumpeter Model and the New Economy”,   Proceedings of the International Conference on the Regional Divide, Canadian Centre for German and European Studies 2002, pp. 1-76.
  • C. Passaris, Schumpeter and Globalization: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the New Economy, 2003, 95 pages.
  • C. Passaris, “The New Global Economy of the Twenty-First Century”, Proceedings of the International Conference on International Forums for the 21 st Century, Universitat Leipzig, 2003, pp. 1-17.
  • C. Passaris, “Canadian Multiculturalism and the New Global Economy”, Building Liberty : Canada and World Peace, 1945-2005, edited by C. Steenman-Marcusse and A. van Herk; Groningen: Barkhuis Publishing, 2005, pp. 189-209.
  • C. Passaris, “The Business of Globalization and the Globalization of Business”, Journal of Comparative International Management, Vol. 9, No. 1, June 2006, pp. 3-18.
  • C. Passaris, “Immigration and Digital Government”, The Encyclopaedia of Digital Government, Vol. 3, edited by A-V. Anttiroiko and M. Malkia; London: Idea Group Reference, 2006, pp. 988-993.
  • C. Passaris, "Immigration and Digital government", in Electronic Government: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, edited by Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko; New York: IGI Global, 2008, pp. 3890-3899.
  • C. Passaris, "Economics in the Age of Globalization", in Italy and EU Globalization, edited by Luis Mata Mollejas, Caracas: Universidad Central de Venezuela, 2008, pp. 102-137. Published in electronic format at www.confglob.com (November 13, 2008).
  • C. Passaris, "Demographic Solutions on the Road to Self-Sufficiency", in Self-Sufficiency or Sustainable Progress for New Brunswick", edited by J. Ruggeri, Policy Studies Centre, University of New Brunswick, 2008, pp. 31-53.
  • C. Passaris, "Macroeconomic Policy in the New Global Economy of the 21st Century", Proceedings of the International confernce on Contemporary Issues for Heterodox Economics, Sydney (Australia): University of South Wales, 2008, pp. 109-137.
  • C. Passaris, "Canadian Economy" in the encyclopedia The World and Its Peoples: The Americas, Vol. 8, edited by Stephanie Driver; New York: Marshall Cavendish Reference Publications, 2009, pp. 1114-1129.
  • C. Passaris, "USA Economy" in the encyclopedia The World and Its Peoples: The Americas, Vol. 10, edited by Stephanie Driver; New York: Marshall Cavendish Reference Publications, 2009, 1415-1435.
  • C. Passaris, "Economic Governance and Full Employment", in Does Economic Governance Matter, edited by M. Ugur and D. Sutherland; Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011, pp. 168-183.
  • C. Passaris, "The 2008 Financial Crisis and Economic Pedagogy", International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2011, pp. 318-324.
  • C. Passaris, "Redesigning Financial Governance for the New Global Economy of the 21st Century", Journal of Comparative International Management, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2011, pp. 1-15.
  • C. Passaris, "The Pedagogical Role of Economic History in the 21st Century", in Historical Foundations edutied by D. Daskalakis, A. Chourdakis and Ch. Babounis; Athens, Greece: National and Kapodestrian University of Athens, 2011, pp. 1043-1050.
  • C. Passaris, "The Greek Lesson: If Other Countries Don't Learn from the Greek Economic Crisis the Worst is Yet to Come", The Global Intelligence, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2012, pp. 9-17.
  • C. Passaris, "New Brunswick's Perfect Demographic Storm", Journal of New Brunswick Studies, Vol. 3, 2012, pp. 1-13.
  • C. Passaris, "The Best and the Brightest? An Agenda for North American Immigration Reform", Open Canada, 2014.
  • C. Passaris, "Full Employment and a New Institutional Architecture for the 21st Century", eds D. Ashiagbor and T. Ali, Full Employment Revisited: Essays on the Economy, People and Fairness, London: Work Forum 2014.
  • C. Passaris, "The Future Face of North America: Immigration Matters for the U.S.A. and Canada in the New Global Economy", Global Intelligence, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2014, pp. 43-49.
  • C. Passaris, "Internetization and the New Global Economy of the 21st Century", ed. M. Khosvow-Pour, Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, 3rd edition, Hershey, PA: IGI Global, 2014, pp. 3197-3205.
  • C. Passaris, "A New Economics Curriculum for a New Century and a New Economy", editors M.A. Madi and J. Reardon, The Economics Curriculum: Towards a Radical Reformulation, College Publications, 2014, pp.172-197. 
  • C.Passaris, “A New Economics Governance Model for Greece in the 21st Century”, Journal of Heterodox Economics, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2015, pp. 163-190.
  • C. Passaris, “A New Financial Governance Model for the New Global Economy of the 21st Century”, eds. O. Ugarteche, A. Puyana and M. A. Madi, Ideas Towards a New International Financial Architecture, London: WEA Books, 2015, pp. 45-73.
  • C. Passaris, “New Brunswick’s Perfect Demographic Storm”, eds. T. Tremblay and J.Kerr, Journal of New Brunswick Studies Reader, Fredericton: Centre for Digital Scholarship, 2015,pp. 125- 142.
  • C. Passaris, “The Great Economics Debate and Business Strategy”, Journal of Comparative International Management, Vol.18, No. 2, 2015, pp. 55-68.
  • C. Passaris, "The Economics of Internetization", ed. M. Khosvow-Pour, Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, 4th edition, Hershey (USA): IGI Global, 2017, pp. 7980-7994.

Conferences/Seminars

  • C. Passaris, “International Migration and Public Policy: A Canadian Perspective”, Leicester University, England, 1999.
  • C. Passaris, “Information Technology and the Global Economy”, York University, Canada, 2000.
  • C. Passaris, “Globalization, Economic Policy and Human Rights Challenges in the Twenty-First Century”, Panteion University, Greece, 2000.
  • C. Passaris, “Immigration and the New Global Economy”, University of New Brunswick, Canada, 2001.
  • C. Passaris, “The Schumpeterian Model and the New Economy”, Canadian Centre for German and European Studies, Canada, 2000.
  • C. Passaris, “ Schumpeter and Globalization ” , University of Tuscia, Italy, 2002.
  • C. Passaris, “ The Business of Globalization and the Global ization of Business ” , Institute of International Economic Relations, Greece, 2003.
    Passaris, “Canadian Multiculturalism and the New Global Economy”, The Association for Canadian Studies in the Netherlands , The Netherlands , 2005. 
  • C. Passaris, “Quo Vadis: Macroeconomics in the 21 st Century”, Research Network Alternative Macroeconomic Policies (Germany), Post Keynesian Economic Study Group (Britain) and the Association pour le Développement des Études Keynésiennes (France), Germany, 2005. 
  • C. Passaris, “Economics in the Age of Globalization”, International Institute of Advanced Economic and Social Studies, Italy , 2006.
  • C. Passaris, "Canadian Multiulturalism: A Model for Inter-Communal Harmony in Cyprus", international conference organized by the National Centre for Hellenic Studies and Research, LaTrobe University and the University of Cyprus, Melbourne, Australia, 2007.
  • C. Passaris, "Demographic Solutions to Road to Self-Sufficiency", regional conference organized by the Policy Studies Centre, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, 2007.
  • C. Passaris, "Reasonable Accommodation: An Economic and Public Policy Perspective", natiional symposium organized by the Canadian Race Relations Foundation, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2008.
  • C. Passaris, "Macroeconomic Policy in the New Global Economy of the 21st Century", internation conference organized by the Society of Heterodox Economists, University of South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 2008.
  • C. Passaris, "Economic Governance and Full Employment", international conference organized by the University of Greenwich, London, England, 2010.
  • C. Passaris, "A New Economics Curriculum for a New Century and a New Economy", international conference organized by the World Economics Association, 2013.
  • C. Passaris, "The European Union and Canada: Prospects for a New Dynamic in Business, Trade and Investment", keynote address orgainized by the Hellenic American Univesity and the Canadian Embassy in Greece, Athens, Greece, 2014
  • C. Passaris, "Economic Governance and Financial Stability in the New Global Economy of the 21st Century", organized by the European Union Research Working Group and Harokopio University, Athens, Greece, 2014.
  • C. Passaris, "A New Economic Governance Model for Greece int he 21st Century", international conference organized by the World Economics Association, 2014.
  • C. Passaris, “A New Financial Governance Model for the New Global Economy of the 21st Century” international conference organized online by the World Economics Association, 2015.

Recent Honours and Awards

  • Commemorative Medal for the 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada, 1992.
  • Popular Professor, McLean ' s Guide to Canadian Universities, 1998 & 1999.
  • Fifth Annual International Schumpeter Lecture, Italy, 2002.
  • Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching, UNB, 2003.
  • Onassis Foundation Fellowship, Greece, 2004.
  • Fredericton Business Ambassador, City of Fredericton, Canada, 2005.
  • Healthy Active Living Champion, University of New Brunswick, 2008.
  • New Brunswick Ambassador, Province of New Brunswick, Canada, 2010.
  • Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubliee Medal, 2012.
  • Onassis Foundation Fellowship, 2014.
  • International Writers Center of Rhodes Award, 2015.

Academic Appointments

  • Research Affiliate, Prentice Institute for Global Population and Economy, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.
  • Academic Scientific Board, International Institute of Advanced Economic and Social Sciences, Italy.
  • Visiting Research Professor, Queen's University in Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland, U.K.

Service

  • Member of the Economics Graduate Committee
  • Board of Governors, UNB
  • Academic Senate, UNB
  • Chair, Department of Economics, UNB

 

Contact Information:

Constantine E. Passaris

Professor
Office: 462 Singer Hall
Phone: (506) 447-3209