External Grants

Research Grants From 2000

2010 - 2013. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Bias and productivity in the Judiciary: Evidence from two large-scale randomized experiments
Applicant: Berta Esteve-Volart
Value: $62,500

2010 - 2011. SSHRC Public Outreach Dissemination Grant
Title: Enhancing microcredit program success for economic development through social performance ratings
Applicant: Brenda Spotton-Visano
Value: $81,000

2009 - 2012. SSHRC Research Grant - Canadian Environmental Issues
Title: An investigation of alternative emissions trading policies under demand growth and volatility
Applicant: Neil Buckley
Co-applicant: Ida Ferrara
Value: $138,735

2009 - 2012. SSHRC Research Grant - Canadian Environmental Issues
Title: A comprehensive study of Canadian waste generation and recycling
Applicant: Ida Ferrara
Co-applicant: Paul Missios (Ryerson University)
Value: $72,672

2009 - 2010. SSHRC Public Outreach Grant - Management, Business and Finance
Title: Including us all: community-based finance for community capacity building
Applicant: Brenda Spotton-Visano
Value: $70,800

2008 - 2011. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Managing common pool resources through output-sharing partnerships
Applicant: Stuart Mestelman
Co-applicants: Neil Buckley, R. Andrew Muller, Stephan Schott
Value: $90,000

2008 - 2011. NSERC Discovery Grant
Title: Estimation and testing in non-linear time series models
Applicant: Joann Jasiak
Value: $43,000

2008 - 2009. Private sector grant-in-aid from MixTwo KTV Inc., Toronto (part of the Freedent Group)
Title: Essays in monetary economics and macroeconomics
Applicant: John Smithin
Value: $12,000

2007 - 2010. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Fossils fuels and transitions from stagnation to growth
Applicant: Nils-Petter Lagerlöf
Value: $40,000

2006 - 2009. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Auctions with resale
Applicant: Bernard Lebrun
Value: $41,650

2006 - 2008. SSHRC Research Development Initiatives
Title: Strategic analysis on national pharmacare program conflict using graph model for conflict resolution
Applicant: Ying Kong
Co-applicant: Liping Fang (Ryerson University)
Value: $39,955

2005 - 2010. CIHR New Emerging Teams Grant
Title: Financing and funding health care: exploring equity and efficiency using experimental economics methods
Principal investigator: Jerry Hurley (McMaster University)
Co-investigators: Neil Buckley, Jeffrey Carr, Katherine Cuff, Mita Giacomini, Michel Grignon, Stuart Mestelman, Andrew Muller, Gavin Rahal, Gavin Wardle
Value: $943,000

2005 - 2006. Statistics Canada Award of Visiting Scholar
Applicant: Alla Lileeva
Value: $20,000

2005 - 2008. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Money, habits and the macroeconomy: theory and empirics
Applicant: Leo Michelis (Ryerson University)
Co-applicant: Arman Mansoorian
Value: $47,400

2005 - 2008. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Higher order statistical properties of econometric estimators
Applicant: Paul Rilstone
Value: $193,852

2005 - 2006. SSHRC INE Skills Research Initiative
Title: Environmental regulation, innovation, and the migration of skilled workers
Applicant: Paul Missios (Ryerson University)
Co-applicant: Ida Ferrara
Value: $25,000

2004 - 2007. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: War, population, and economic growth
Applicant: Nils-Petter Lagerlöf
Value: $23,638

2004 - 2005. SSHRC Aid to Research Workshops and Conferences in Canada
Title: 21st Canadian Econometrics Study Group Conference
Applicant: Joann Jasiak
Value: $9,810

2003 - 2007. SSHRC INE Collaborative Research Initiative Grant
Title: Nouvelle économie financière (e-finance)
Applicant: Georges Dionne (HEC Montréal)
Co-applicants: Kodjovi G. Assoe, François Bellavance, Hatem Ben Ameur, Moez Bennouri, Tony Berrada, Martin M. Boyer, Michèle Breton, Catherine Bruneau, Serge Darolles, Michel Denault, Benoit Dostie, Pierre Duchesne, Sonia Falconieri, Pascal Francois, Rober Gagné, Geneviève Gauthier, Christian Gourieroux, Julien N. Hugonnier, Joann Jasiak, Lawrence Kryzanowski, Denis Larocque, Michel L. Magnan, Nicolas Nalpas, Michel Normandin, Nicolas A. Papageorgiou, Jean Pinquet, Bruno Remillard, Jean-Guy Simonato, Joshua D.P. Slive, Patrick Soriano, Pascal St-Amour, Simon van Norden, Désiré Vencatachellum, Lars Vilhuber
Value: $3,000,000

2003 - 2004. SSHRC Aid to Research Workshops and Conferences in Canada
Title: Workshop: Canada, Free Trade and Deep Integration
Applicant: Ricardo Grinspun
Value: $10,000

2002 - 2005. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: New approaches in non-parametric econometrics
Applicant: Paul Rilstone
Value: $79,520

2002 - 2005. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Employment, investment, the current account and the term structure of interest rates in cash-in-advance economies
Applicant: Arman Mansoorian
Value: $17,000

2002 - 2004. SSHRC Research Grant - Federalism and Federations
Title: Interregional competition, investment, and sequential choice in a federation
Applicant: Paul Missios (Ryerson University)
Co-applicant: Ida Ferrara
Value: $33,300

2002 - 2004, Earmarked Research Grant, Research Grant Council, Hong Kong, SAR Government
Title: The Impact of Public Investment in Infrastructure in China: A Comparative Analysis of Financing Methods
Principal investigator: Ka-Yiu Fung (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Co-investigators: Wai-Ming Ho, Lijing Zhu
Value: HK$448,664

2001 - 2003, Earmarked Research Grant, Research Grant Council, Hong Kong, SAR Government
Title: The Impact of Financial Liberalization in China
Principal investigator: Ka-Yiu Fung (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Co-investigators: Wai-Ming Ho, Lijing Zhu
Value: HK$396,000

1999 - 2002. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: New semiparametric and nonparametric methods for the analysis of duration data
Applicant: Paul Rilstone
Value: $35,500

1999 - 2002. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Increasing returns and federalism
Applicant: Sam Bucovetsky
Value: $17,750

1999 - 2000. SSHRC Research Grant - Federalism and Federations
Title: Increasing returns and federalism
Applicant: Sam Bucovetsky
Value: $11,909

1998 - 2001. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Games with uncertainty averse players: theory and applications
Applicant: Kin Chung Lo
Value: $21,000

1998 - 2001. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Fiscal externalities over long horizons
Applicant: Arman Mansoorian
Value: $12,000

1998 - 2001. SSHRC Standard Research Grant
Title: Effects of foreign exchange policies
Applicant: Wai-Ming Ho
Value: $25,000