Jack Lucas



Lucas, Jack. 2017. "P.R. Adoption in Western Canadian Cities."

Lucas, Jack. 2017. "Formal Institutions and the Political Development of the Western Canadian City."



Lucas, Jack. 2016. Fields of Authority: Special Purpose Governance in Ontario, 1815-2015. University of Toronto Press. [Data, Tables, and Figures]

Refereed Articles

Lucas, Jack. Forthcoming. "Toward Delegation: Social Policy Centralization in Toronto, 1870-1929". Journal of Policy History.

Lucas, Jack and Robert Vipond. 2017. "Back to the Future: Historical Political Science and the Promise of Canadian Political Development". Canadian Journal of Political Science 50 (1): 219-241.

Lucas, Jack. 2017. "Urban Governance and the American Political Development Approach". Urban Affairs Review 53(2): 338-361. [Backgrounders and Data]

Lucas, Jack. 2017. "Patterns of Urban Governance: A Sequence Analysis of Long-Term Institutional Change in Six Canadian Cities". Journal of Urban Affairs 39 (1): 68-90.[Backgrounders, Data & Replication Files]

Goodman, Nicole and Jack Lucas. 2016. "The Policy Priorities of Municipal Candidates in the 2014 Ontario Elections". Canadian Journal of Urban Research. 25(2): 35-47.

Lucas, Jack. 2015. "Local Governance and the Local Political Career in Canada: A Sample Dataset". Canadian Public Administration. 58 (4).[Data & Replication Files]

Lucas, Jack. 2015. "How Ontario Hydro Went Local: Creating the Central Ontario System and Rural Power Districts." Scientia Canadensis. 37 (1): 59-76.

Lucas, Jack. 2013. "A Century of Political Science in Canada." Journal of Canadian Studies 47 (2): 89-118.

Lucas, Jack. 2013. "Berlin, Ontario in the Age of the ABC." Urban History Review 41 (2): 19-42.

Other Publications

Sayers, Anthony and Jack Lucas. 2017. "Policy Responsiveness and Political Accountability in City Politics". SPP Research Papers. 10 (4): 1-23.

Lucas, Jack. 2015. "Did Allen Huber Punch Louis Breithaupt in the Nose?". Waterloo Historical Society Annual Volume. 102: 77-84.

Lucas, Jack. 2015. "How Things Change: Adventures in Unreconstructed Institutionalism". Public Sector Management. 26(1): 24-25.

Lucas, Jack. 2013. "Hidden in Plain View: Local Agencies, Boards, and Commissions in Canada". IMFG Perspectives 4: 1-7.