Research grants

Congratulations to our faculty members who have received the following research grants!

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Joel Blit - "The potential for a selective immigration policy to increase innovation; evidence from Canada", 2016.

Pierre Chaussé - "Estimation techniques for economic or financial models based on a large or infinite number of moment conditions", 2012.

Tao Chen - "Functional dynamic factor models", 2016.

Phillip Curry - "A Structural Estimation of the Effect of Police on Crime", 2014.

Ana Ferrer - “The delay of post-secondary schooling decisions", 2016.

Jean Guillaume Forand - "Dynamic Political Economy", 2015.

Francisco M. Gonzalez - "The macroeconomics of labour mismatch", 2015.

Stéphanie Lluis - "Employment insurance and post-unemployment outcomes: how do men and women fare?", 2013.

Alain-Désiré Nimubona and Horatiu Rus - "Adaptation, mitigation and the impact of international trade", 2012.

Thomas Parker - "Uniform Inference Using Simple Gaussian Field Asymptotics", 2016. 

Anindya Sen (with Robert Kerton and others) - SSHRC Partnership Development Grant for Canadian Partnership on Public Policy-Oriented Consumer Interest Research, 2014.

Mikal Skuterud - "The impact of the temporary foreign worker program on the Canadian economy", 2016.

National Institute of Aging

Mikko Packalen - "Innovation in an aging society", 2013.

Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) and the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Joel Blit and Christopher Liu (University of Toronto) - "Environment and dynamics of regional innovation", 2014.

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and HockeyTech

Pascal Poupart (University of Waterloo) and Phillip Curry - "Hockey Game Event Recognition and Data Analytics", 2016.

Horatio Rus and Alain Desire-Nimubona on staircase

Read more about Professor Horatiu Rus' and Professor Alain-Désiré Nimubona's research which explores the relationship between international trade and global warming.