Member's Details
Université Laval
418 656-2131 p5202
Ph.D., Economics, Queen’s University
Full Professor
Department of Economics
Université Laval
Domain(s) of interest
Labor economics, Personnel economics, Applied econometrics
Holder of a Ph.D. in economics from Queen's University, Bruce Shearer is professor in the Department of Economics at Université Laval. A specialist in labour economics and applied econometrics, he has focused on incentive labour contracts in companies and their effects on worker productivity. His...

List of scientific publications at CIRANO by Bruce Shearer

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2018s-19 WP Bruce S. Shearer, Nibene Habib Somé et Bernard Fortin. Measuring Physicians’ Response to Incentives: Evidence on Hours Worked and Multitasking
2010s-40 WP Bernard Fortin, Nicolas Jacquemet et Bruce S. Shearer. Labour Supply, Work Effort and Contract Choice: Theory and Evidence on Physicians
2008s-20 WP Etienne Dumont, Bernard Fortin, Nicolas Jacquemet et Bruce S. Shearer. Physicians' Multitasking and Incentives: Empirical Evidence from a Natural Experiment
2004s-17 WP Harry J. Paarsch et Bruce S. Shearer. Male-Female Productivity Differentials: The Role of Ability and Incentives
2003s-45 WP Bruce S. Shearer. Compensation Policy and Worker Performance: Identifying Incentive Effects from Field Experiments
2003s-48 WP Bruce S. Shearer. Piece Rates, Fixed Wages and Incentives: Evidence from a Field Experiment
99s-28 WP Simon Drolet, Paul Lanoie et Bruce S. Shearer. Analyse de l'impact productif des pratiques de rémunération incitative pour une entreprise de services : Application à une coopérative financière québécoise
97s-31 WP Harry J. Paarsch et Bruce S. Shearer. On the Elasticity of Effort for Piece Rates: Evidence from the British Columbia Tree-Planting Industry
97s-01 WP Harry J. Paarsch et Bruce S. Shearer. Fixed Wages, Piece Rates, and Intertemporal Productivity: A Study of Tree Planters in British Columbia
96s-31 WP Harry J. Paarsch et Bruce S. Shearer. Piece Rates, Fixed Wages, and Incentive Effects: Statistical Evidence from Payroll Records
96s-06 WP Paul Lanoie, François Raymond et Bruce S. Shearer. Work Sharing and Productivity : Evidence from a Natural Experiment
94s-12 WP Christopher Ferrall et Bruce S. Shearer. Incentives, Team Production, Transaction Costs and the Optimal Contract: Estimates of an Agency Model using Payroll Records
94s-16 WP Bruce S. Shearer. Piece-Rates, Principal-Agent, and Productivity Profiles: Parametric and Semi-Parametric Evidence

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