Phelps Centre for the Study of Government & Business


Research by Centre-Affiliated Faculty


Below are UBC Faculty affiliated with the Phelps Centre.  Click on the links provided to get access to their personal websites for information about their research:

Name Selected Research Interests
Werner Antweiler

International trade policy; Environmental economics; Electronic markets 

Anthony Boardman

Public-private partnerships; Privatization; Cost-benefit analysis 

James Brander

International trade policy; Renewable resource management; Competition policy 

Thomas Davidoff 

Housing policy; Aging; Insurance; Mortgages 

Limin Fang 

Empirical industrial organization; Models of competition and marketing dynamics; Digital economy 

Guillermo Marshall 

Industrial organization; Innovation and entrepreneurship; Competition policy

Scott Orr

International economics; Industrial organization; Applied microeconomics; Applied econometrics; Economics of crime 

Alvaro Parra

Innovation and patent policy; Industrial organization; Microeconomic theory; Applied theory 

Thomas W. Ross

Competition policy; Regulation; Public-Private Partnerships 

Margaret Slade

Industrial organization; Competition policy 

Barbara Spencer

International economics; Industrial Organization 

James Vercammen

Agricultural and natural resource policies; Agricultural markets and marketing; Agri-food industrial organization. 

Ralph A. Winter

Competition policy related to mergers and business practices; Insurance markets; Corporate finance.


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