Bernard Fortin

Université Laval - Département d'Économique

Professor

2325 Rue de l'Université

Ste-Foy, Quebec G1K 7P4 G1K 7P4

Canada

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (30)

Peer Effects, Fast Food Consumption and Adolescent Weight Gain

CIRANO - Scientific Publications 2011s-20
Posted: 14 Feb 2011
Bernard Fortin and Myra Yazbeck
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
Downloads 501 (55,973)
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Obesity, overweight, peer effects, social interactions, fast food, spatial models

Peer Effects, Fast Food Consumption and Adolescent Weight Gain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9087
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Bernard Fortin and Myra Yazbeck
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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fast food, social interactions, peer effects, overweight, obesity, spatial models

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Tax Evasion and Social Interactions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1359; CIRPEE Working Paper 04-32
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Jan 2005
Bernard Fortin, Guy Lacroix and Marie Claire Villeval
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
Downloads 329 (92,530)
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social interactions, tax evasion, simultaneous tobit, laboratory experiments

Tax Evasion and Social Interactions

GATE Working Paper No. 04-10
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 10 May 2010
Bernard Fortin, Guy Lacroix and Marie Claire Villeval
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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laboratory experiments, simultaneous Tobit, social interactions, tax evasion

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Identification of Peer Effects through Social Networks

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 07-05, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2652
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Feb 2007
Yann Bramoulle, Habiba Djebbari and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
Downloads 378 (79,485)
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Social networks, Peer effects, identification, reflection problem

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Household Labor Supply, Sharing Rule and the Marriage Market

Universite Laval Working Paper No. 9810
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Sep 1998
Pierre-Andre Chiappori, Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Welfare Benefits, Minimum Wage Rate and the Duration of Welfare Spells: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Canada

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jul 1997
Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Physicians' Multitasking and Incentives: Empirical Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 07-45
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Dec 2007
Laval University - Département d'économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Physician payment mechanisms, multitasking, mixed-payment systems, incentive contracts, labour supply, self-selection, panel estimation

Physicians' Multitasking and Incentives: Empirical Evidence from a Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3229
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Laval University - Département d'économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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physician payment mechanisms, multitasking, mixed-payment systems, incentive contracts, labour supply, self-selection, panel estimation

Physicians' Multitasking and Incentives: Empirical Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CIRANO - Scientific Series, No. 2008s-20, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Laval University - Département d'économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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physician payment mechanisms, multitasking, mixed-payment systems, incentive contracts, labour supply, self-selection, panel estimation

Physicians' Multitasking and Incentives: Empirical Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 27, No. 6, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Apr 2011
Laval University - Département d'économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Physician payment mechanisms, multitasking, mixed-payment systems, incentive contracts, labour supply, self-selection, panel estimation

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Are Children Decision-Makers within the Household?

CIRPEE Working Paper 08-29
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Sep 2008
Université du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Tunisia), Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Intra-household allocation, collective household models, children, demand analysis, Pareto efficiency, rank tests

Are Children Decision-Makers within the Household?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3728
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Université du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Tunisia), Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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intra-household allocation, collective household models, children, demand analysis, Pareto efficiency, rank tests

Are Children Decision-Makers within the Household?

CIRANO - Scientific Publications 2010s-17
Posted: 20 May 2010
Université du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Tunisia), Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Laval University - Center for Interuniversity Research and Analysis on Organization (CIRANO)

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intra-household allocation, collective household models, children, demand analysis, Pareto efficiency, rank tests

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Some Challenges in the Empirics of the Effects of Networks

Oxford Handbook on the Economics of Networks, Y. Bramoullé, B. Rogers and A. Galeotti (Eds.), Oxford University Press, 2015, Forthcoming , CRREP Working Paper 2015-01
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2018
Vincent Boucher and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Social Networks, Social Multiplier, Network Formation, Identification, Proxy Variables, Policy Analysis

Labour Supply, Work Effort and Contract Choice: Theory and Evidence on Physicians

CIRANO - Scientific Publications No. 2010s-40
Posted: 25 Sep 2010
Bernard Fortin, Nicolas Jacquemet and Bruce Shearer
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Labour Supply, Effort, Contracts, Practice Patterns of Physicians, Discrete Choice Econometric Models, Mixed Logit

Labour Supply, Work Effort and Contract Choice: Theory and Evidence on Physicians

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5188
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2010
Bernard Fortin, Nicolas Jacquemet and Bruce Shearer
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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labour supply, effort, contracts, practice patterns of physicians, discrete choice econometric models, mixed logit

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Social Networks and Peer Effects at Work

CIRPEE Working Paper 13-20
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2018
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Peer effects, social networks, work effort, piece rate, experiment

Social Networks and Peer Effects at Work

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7521
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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peer effects, social networks, work effort, piece rate, experiment

Do Peers Affect Student Achievement? Evidence from Canada Using Group Size Variation

CIRANO - Scientific Publications 2010s-08
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Peer Effects, Student Achievement, Reflection Problem

Do Peers Affect Student Achievement? Evidence from Canada Using Group Size Variation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4723
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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reflection problem, student achievement, peer effects

Physician Payment Mechanisms, Hospital Length of Stay and Risk of Readmission: A Natural Experiment

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 11-12
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
Damien Echevin and Bernard Fortin
Université de Sherbrooke and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Physician payment mechanisms, mixed compensation, hospital length of stay, risk of re-hospitalisation, duration model, natural experiment

Physician Payment Mechanisms, Hospital Length of Stay and Risk of Readmission: A Natural Experiment

CIRANO - Scientific Publications 2011s-44
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Bernard Fortin and Damien Echevin
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université de Sherbrooke
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Physician payment mechanisms, mixed compensation, hospital length of stay, risk of re-hospitalisation, duration model, natural experiment

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An Analysis of Effective Marginal Tax Rates in Quebec

CIRPEE Working Paper 07-46
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Dec 2007
Laval University, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Analysis Group, Inc.
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Effective tax rates, taxation, microsimulation, family policy

Gender and Peer Effects on Performance in Social Networks

GATE WP 1711 – March 2017
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2017
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Gender, peer effects, social networks, work effort, experiment

Gender and Peer Effects on Performance in Social Networks

CRREP Working Paper Series 2018-03
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 May 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2018
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Gender, Peer Effects, Social Networks, Work Effort, Experiments

Gender and Peer Effects in Social Networks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10588
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Mar 2017
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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gender, peer effects, social networks, work effort, experiment

Gender and Peer Effects on Performance in Social Networks

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Aug 2017
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Gender, Peer Effects, Social Networks, Work Effort, Experiment

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Some Challenges in the Empirics of the Effects of Networks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8896
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Vincent Boucher and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
Downloads 74 (326,318)
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social networks, social multiplier, network formation, identification, proxy variables, policy analysis

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An Empirical Model of Labor Supply in the Underground Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w3392
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Sep 2000
Bernard Fortin, Thomas Lemieux and Pierre Frechette
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Université Laval
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Policy Analysis in the Health-Services Market: Accounting for Quality and Quantity

Annales d'Economie et de Statistiques, Vol. 91-92, pp. 287-313, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Apr 2011
Bernard Fortin, Nicolas Jacquemet and Bruce Shearer
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Health Production, Quality of Health Services, Discretized Models

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Evaluation of the Underground Economy in Quebec: A Microeconomic Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5384
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Bernard Fortin, Guy Lacroix and Dominique Pinard
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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underground economy, demand system, household behavior, generalized method of moments, tax evasion, income from self-employment

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

CRREP working paper serie 2018-09
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2018
Bruce Shearer, Nibene Habib Somé and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Western Ontario - Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Physician Labour Supply, Multitasking, Incentive Pay

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

CRREP working paper serie 2018-09
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Jul 2018
Bruce Shearer, Nibene Habib Somé and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Western Ontario - Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Physician labour supply, multitasking, incentive pay

Does Temporary Interruption in Postsecondary Education Induce a Wage Penalty? Evidence from Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10158
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Bernard Fortin and Safa Ragued
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval
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schooling interruption, wages, temporary attrition, delayed graduation, Lewbel IV, two-stage quantile regression, Box-Cox

Does Temporary Interruption in Postsecondary Education Induce a Wage Penalty? Evidence from Canada

CRREP working paper 2016-05
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Mar 2018
Bernard Fortin and Safa Ragued
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval
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Schooling Interruption, Wages, Temporary Attrition, Postsecondary Education, Lewbel IV, Two-Stage Quantile Regression, Box-Cox

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Physician Payment Mechanisms, Hospital Length of Stay and Risk of Readmission: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7835
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Dec 2013
Damien Echevin and Bernard Fortin
Ministere de l'Economie, des Finances et de l'Industrie - Direction de la Prevision and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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physician payment mechanisms, mixed compensation, hospital length of stay, risk of re-hospitalisation, duration model, natural experiment

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Social Networks and Peer Effects at Works

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Université Laval, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Laval University - Center for Interuniversity Research and Analysis on Organization (CIRANO) and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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peer effects, social networks, work effort, piece rate, experiment

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How Falsifiable is the Collective Model? A New Test with an Application to Monogamous and Bigamous Households in Burkina Faso

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9002
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 May 2015
Anyck Dauphin, Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Université du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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collective model, distribution factors, rationality, efficiency, polygamy

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Gender Peer Effects Heterogeneity in Obesity

CRREP working paper serie 2017-02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 May 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2018
Rokhaya Dieye and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Obesity, Social Networks, Peer effects, Heterogeneity, Gender, Identification, Add Health

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How Falsifiable Is Collective Rationality?

CRREP Working Paper Series 2018-04
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 May 2018
Anyck Dauphin, Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Université du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Collective Model, Distribution Factors, Rationality, Efficiency, Polygamy

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Discrimination à lʼembauche des candidates dʼorigine maghrébine dans la région de la Capitale-Nationale (Hiring Discrimination towards North-African Women in Quebec's National Capital Region)

CRREP Working Paper 2016-01
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2018
Simon Brière, Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Discrimination à lʼembauche, Méthode de testing par envoi de CV, Région de la Capitale-Nationale, Québec, Canada

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

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11565
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Jun 2018
Bruce Shearer, Nibene Somé and Bernard Fortin
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Western Ontario and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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physician labour supply, multitasking, incentive pay

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A Test of the Unitary and Collective Models of Household Labour Supply

The Economic Journal, Vol. 107, Issue 443, pp. 933-955, 1997
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jan 2012
Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Are Children Decision‐Makers Within the Household?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 553, pp. 871-903, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Université du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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Marriage Market, Divorce Legislation, and Household Labor Supply

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, February 2002
Posted: 24 Jan 2002
Pierre-Andre Chiappori, Bernard Fortin and Guy Lacroix
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval - Département d'Économique

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