Bernard Fortin is a full professor in the Department of Economics at Université Laval and holds the Industrial Alliance Research Chair at Université Laval on the economic issues of demographic change. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of California, Berkeley. His main field of research focuses on applied economics with particular interests in health economics, labour economics, family economics, public economics and econometrics. He has published some 60 articles in leading scientific journals such as American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Econometrics, Economic Journal and Journal of Labor Economics. He has directed or co-directed 20 doctoral theses, 75 master's theses and 10 post-doctoral fellows. He has been a visiting scholar at several North American and European universities including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Columbia, the Paris School of Economics (PSE) and the Université de Paris 1. Her current research focuses on topics such as physician professional behaviour, analysis of social interactions and the causes of dropping out of high school and post-secondary education. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.
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Publications by Bernard Fortin

35 publications
May 31, 2018

Measuring Physicians’ Response to Incentives: Evidence on Hours Worked and Multitasking

Bruce S. Shearer, Nibene Habib Somé and Bernard Fortin

January 24, 2018

Le Québec économique 7 : Éducation et capital humain

Marcelin Joanis, Claude Montmarquette, Christian Belzil, Brahim Boudarbat, Bryan Campbell, Rui Castro, Jean-Claude Cloutier, Marie Connolly, David D’Arrisso, François Delorme, Pouya Ebrahimi, Anabelle Fortin, Bernard Fortin, Luc Godbout, Catherine Haeck, Pierre Canisius Kamanzi, Robert Lacroix, Stéphanie Lapierre, Pierre Lefebvre, Louis Maheu, Brigitte Milord, Joséphine Mukamurera, Michel Poitevin, Safa Ragued, Marianne St-Onge, Maurice Tardif, Morgane Uzenat and François Vaillancourt

Human Capital and Education
January 11, 2017

Gender Peer Effects Heterogeneity in Obesity

Rokhaya Dieye and Bernard Fortin

September 15, 2015

L’impact des dépenses publiques en sport sur les médailles olympiques: une analyse économétrique

Vincent Boucher, Bernard Fortin and Paul Blais-Morisset

Econometrics and Simulation
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