Roslyn Kunin and Associates, Inc. is known for timely, cost-effective work, with a strong emphasis on the practical and the applicable, presented in an easily understood manner, so non-economists can comprehend complex economic, trade and human resources issues. RKA produces highly relevant and applicable research that is goal targeted and presented in an entertaining and informative manner.
Much of the company’s work centres around the economy, the labour market and human resources. including details by industry, occupation, geographic area, and equity groups. The impact of technology has been effectively factored into these studies. For more information, please read about RKA’s services and products.
Policy advisor to senior levels of government…author of countless original multidisciplinary analyses…and speaker at numerous symposia through the National Speaker’s Bureau, Dr. Roslyn Kunin is the principal of Roslyn Kunin and Associates, Inc.
Dr. Kunin is chair of the board of directors of the Haida Enterprise Coroporation and has been a Director of the Business Development Bank of Canada, chair of the Workers Compensation Board of British Columbia and member of the National Statistics Council of Statistics. She has also served as the Chair of the Vancouver Stock Exchange, Governor of the University of British Columbia and has served the community as Chair of the Vancouver Crisis Centre, and as Vice President of the YWCA. In her career, Dr. Kunin has worked in the private sector, taught at several Canadian university (including Simon Fraser University and UBC) and served twenty years as Regional Economist for the federal government in BC and the Yukon.
Recipient on several occasions of the Association of Professional Economists of BC’s Crystal Ball Award for forecasting the Canadian economy, Dr. Kunin is a former director of the Canadian Association of Business Economists. She is a recipient of the YWCA Woman of Distinction Award, a Canada 125 Medal for service to Canada, Canadians and the community. Dr Kunin holds the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee medal and an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from the University of Victoria and the Order of Canada.