Donna Feir is a research fellow with the CICD and an assistant professor of economics at the University of Victoria. She is an applied econometrician and economic historian whose work focuses on Indigenous economic development. Donna has published on Indigenous access to capital, reconciliation, modern Indigenous labor market experiences, health, and the impact of historical policies on Indigenous economies. She is a research fellow at the IZA Institute of Labor Economics and member of the Association for Economics Research of Indigenous People.
Donna (a Canadian) received her Ph.D. from the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia.