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 263
Tel (604) 822-8483
Personal Web Page

Research Interests

  • Economics of Innovation
  • International Trade and Investment
  • Industrial Organization
  • Entrepreneurial Finance

Courses Taught in 2018-2019

  • Managerial Economics (BCom)

Selected Recent Publications

  • James Brander and Edward Egan (2018). "Seniority Wages in the National Hockey League" Eastern Economic Journal 44(1), 84-96.
  • James Brander and Gregor Smith (2017). "Economic Research in Canada: Evolution and Convergence", Canadian Journal of Economics 50:1197-1223. (December).
  • James Brander, Victor Cui, and Ilan Vertinsky (2017) "China and Intellectual Property Rights: A Challenge to the Rule of Law", Journal of International Business Studies 48(7), 908-921.
  • James Brander and Thomas Ross (2017). "Estimating Damages to Direct and Indirect Purchasers in Price-Fixing Actions", Canadian Competition Law Review, 30(1)  (May): 1-39.
  • James Brander and Edward Egan (2017).  "The Winner's Curse in Acquisitions of Privately-held Firms", Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance. 65:249-262
  • James Brander and Wei Zhang (2017) "Employee Relations and Innovation: An Empirical Analysis Using Panel Data".  Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 27(4) pp. 368-384.
  • James Brander, Qianqian Du, and Thomas Hellmann (2015). "The Effects of Government-Sponsored Venture Capital: International Evidence". Review of Finance 19(2): 571-618.

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