Keith Head

BA (Swarthmore Col), PhD (MIT)
HSBC Professor in Asian Commerce
Professor, Strategy and Business Economics Division

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 279
Tel (604) 822-8492
Personal Web Page

Research Interests

  • International trade 
  • Multinational enterprises 
  • Economic geography
  • Industrial organization 

Courses Taught in 2016-2017

  • Government and Business (BCom)

Selected Recent Publications

  • Chandra, Ambarish, Keith Head, and Mariano Tappata, "Economics of Cross-border Travel," Review of Economics and Statistics 96(4), 648-661, October 2014
  • Head, Keith, Ran Jing, and Deborah Swenson, "From Beijing to Bentonville: Do Multinational Retailers Link Markets?" Journal of Development Economics, 110, 79-92 September 2014 
  • Head, Keith and Thierry Mayer, and Mathias Thoening, "Welfare and trade without Pareto". American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings 104(5); 310-16, May 2014
  • Head, Keith and Thierry Mayer, "What separates us? Sources of resistance to globalization" Canadian Journal of Economics 46(4), 1196-1231, November, 2013
  • Crozet, Matthieu,Keith Head, and Thierry Mayer, "Quality sorting and trade: Firm-level evidence for French wine" Review of Economics Studies, 79(2), 609-644, April 2012

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