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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

Selected publications:

“Monte Carlo Studies, Empirical Response Surfaces in,” Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences, 2nd Edition, Vol. 8, ed. Samuel Kotz, Campbell B. Read, Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan, and Brani Vidakovic, New York: Wiley, 2005, pp. 4984–4986.

“Improving a GLS Approach for Estimation of Autoregressive Moving-Average Models” (with Askar H. Choudhury), Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, Vol. 60, No. 2 (March 1998), pp. 173–176.

“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.