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Zhiqi Chen

Full Professor

Degrees:B.A. (Nanjing), M.A. (Carleton), Ph.D. (Western Ontario)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 7456
Office:D-895&4 Loeb

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Languages spoken other than English: Chinese (Mandarin)

Research fields: industrial organization, international trade

• anti-trust economics
• business strategy
• dynamic trade theory
• unemployment in open economies

Selected publications:

“Supplier Innovation in the Presence of Buyer Power,” International Economic Review, Vol. 60, No. 1 (February 2019), pp. 329–353.

“Industrial Organization in Canada: Empirical Evidence and Policy Challenges” (ed. with Marc Duhamel), McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2011.

“A Dynamic Model of Shirking and Unemployment: Private Saving, Public Debt, and Optimal Taxation” (with Richard A. Brecher and Ehsan U. Choudhri), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 34, No. 8 (August 2010), pp. 1392–1402.

“Dominant Retailers and the Countervailing-Power Hypothesis,” RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 34, No. 4 (Winter 2003), pp. 612–625.

“Unemployment and Growth in the Long Run: An Efficiency-Wage Model with Optimal Savings” (with Richard A. Brecher and Ehsan U. Choudhri), International Economic Review, Vol. 43, No. 3 (August 2002), pp. 875–894.

“A Cournot-Nash Model of Family Decision Making” (with Frances R. Woolley), Economic Journal, Vol. 111, No. 474 (October 2001), pp. 722–748.

“Selective versus Universal Vouchers: Modeling Median Voter Preferences in Education” (with Edwin G. West), American Economic Review, Vol. 90, No. 5, (December 2000), pp. 1520–1534.