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Order of Canada
Eric Kierans, P.C., O.C., B.A., LL.D.
Westmount, Quebec [Canada]
Officer of the Order of Canada
Awarded on October 19, 1994; Invested on May 3, 1995
An educator, economist, business leader and former Cabinet Minister, he has become a model for all Canadians. His astute and well-written commentaries have influenced the mainstream of politics and public policy in this country. Now, in his eighties, he is a Fellow in Residence at the Institute for Research on Public Policy, where he continues to make Canadians aware of important policy issues.