The Laurier Institute for the Study of Public Opinion and Policy (LISPOP) is a research center at Wilfrid Laurier University dedicated to the study of the creation, use and representation of public opinion in the policy process.

The Institute acts as a catalyst to promote individual and collaborative research,  monitors the practices and claims of the public opinion and interest group industries, and serves as an educational resource to the University and the larger community on questions and issues pertaining to its field of study.

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The Ipsos Canadian Public Affairs Dataverse is a repository of over 60 Ipsos Canada surveys that shed light on Canadian culture, politics, and society. All data is open access. This resource has been graciously donated to LISPOP and Wilfrid Laurier University by Ipsos Canada.

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