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Memorable Manitobans: John Loxley (c1943-2020)

Economist, professor.

A professor at the University of Manitoba, he served as an economic adviser to the governments of Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar, Mozambique, and Manitoba. He also advised the first government of Nelson Mandela in South Africa. He was associated with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, where he was named the Errol Black Chair in Labour Issues in 2019. He received the Joe Zuken Citizen Activist Award from the Joseph Zuken Memorial Association.


Obituary [John Loxley], Winnipeg Free Press, 30 July 2020.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 July 2020

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