Brander James

James Brander

BA (British Columbia), MA PhD (Stanford)
Asia Pacific Professor in International Business and Public Policy
Professor, Strategy and Business Economics Division

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 265
Tel (604) 822-8483
Personal Web Page

Research Interests

  • International trade policy
  • Renewable resource management
  • Venture capital finance and the entrepreneurial sector
  • The role of renewable resource management in economic growth and decline

Courses Taught in 2016-2017

  • Managerial Economics (BCom)

Selected Recent Publications

  • James Brander and Barbara Spencer (2015, forthcoming), "Intra-Industry trade with Bertrand and Cournot Oligopoly: The Role of Endogenous Horizontal Product Differentiation". Research in Economics, first published online March 5, 2015
  • James Brander, Qianqian Du, and Thomas Hellmann (2015), "The Effects of Government-Sponsored Venture Capital: International Evidence".  Review of Finance, 19(2): 571-618
  • James Brander, Edward Egan, and Louisa Yeung (2014), "Estimating the Effects of Age on NHL Player Performance", Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports, 10(2) June 2014, pp. 241-259
  • James Brander, Thomas Hellmann, and Tyler Meredith (2012), "What Ottawa Can Do -- Venture Capital", Policy Options, Vol. 33 (10) November 2012, pp. 42-44
  • James A. Brander (2010) "Innovation in Retrospect and Prospect." Canadian Journal of Economics (November) Vol. 43, pp.  1087-1121.

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