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Patrick J. Coe

Associate Professor, Joint Ph.D. Supervisor and Vice Chair

Degrees:B.A., M.A. (Essex), Ph.D. (British Columbia)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 6763
Office:B-859 Loeb

Research fields: macroeconomics, economic history

• testing long-run neutrality restrictions
• the Great Depression
• Canadian labour market integration

Selected publications:

“Downward Nominal Wage: Evidence from Canada 1901-1950,” Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 51, No. 3 (August 2018), pp. 946–967.

“Apprenticeship Program Requirements and Apprenticeship Completion Rates in Canada,” Journal of Vocational Education and Training, Vol. 65, No. 4 (December 2013), pp. 575–605.

“Accreditation Requirements and the Speed of Labour Market Adjustment in Canadian Building Trades” (with J.C. Herbert Emery), Canadian Public Policy, Vol. 38, No. 1 (March 2012), pp. 91–111.

“The Cost Effectiveness of the UK’s Sovereign Debt Portfolio” (with M. Hashem Pesaran and Shaun P. Vahey), Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 67, No. 4 (August 2005), pp. 467–495.

“The Disintegrating Canadian Labour Market? The Extent of the Market Then and Now” (with J.C. Herbert Emery), Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 37, No. 4 (November 2004), pp. 879–897.

“Long-Run Monetary Neutrality and Long-Horizon Regressions” (with James M. Nason), Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 19, No. 3 (May/June 2004), pp. 355–373.

“Financial Crisis and the Great Depression: A Regime Switching Approach,” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 34, No. 1 (February 2002), pp. 76–93.