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Simon Power

Associate Professor

Degrees:B.A. (Durham), M.A. (London), M.A. (Saskatchewan), Ph.D. (Western Ontario)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 3764
Office:B-853 Loeb

Research fields: econometrics, history of economic thought, comparative economic systems

• simulation
• program evaluation techniques
• health econometrics

Refereed Publications in the Last 6 Years:

Most Significant Career Research Contributions:

“Linear Estimation of the Regression Model with ARMA Disturbances: A Simulation Study,” (with Askar H. Choudhury and Robert D. St. Louis), Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation, 26, 315-332, 1997.

“Convenient Methods for Estimation of Linear Regression Models with MA(q) Disturbances,” (with Askar H. Choudhury and Robert D. St. Louis), Canadian Journal of Economics, 29, 309-317, 1996.

“Monte Carlo Response Surfaces: A Comparative Approach,” Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 43, 301-310, 1995.

“The Impact of Government Social Security Payments on the Annuity Market” (with Peter G.C. Townley), Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1 (February 1993), pp. 47–56.

“The Origins of the Heckscher-Ohlin Concept,” History of Political Economy, Vol. 19, No. 2 (Summer 1987), pp. 289–298.

“Nonparametric Monte Carlo Density Estimation of Rational Expectations Estimators and Their t-Ratios,” (with Aman Ullah), Advances in Econometrics, 6, 157-186, 1987.