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Paul Beaudry


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Paul Beaudry
Professor of Economics, University of British Columbia

Ph.D, Princeton University

M.A., University of British Columbia

B.A., Université Laval 


Paul Beaudry is a Professor at the University of British Columbia. He has held faculty positions at Oxford University, Boston University and the Université de Montréal. Professor Beaudry has published widely in the areas of macroeconomics, monetary policy, labour economics, technical change, and economics growth.

He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and a Research Associate at the U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research. He held the Canada Research Chair in Macroeconomics from 2001-2015 and was a Fellow of the Bank of Canada from 2005-2015.

Most recently, Professor Beaudry has published in the area of income distribution and business cycle fluctuations, and is currently working on research in the area of job creation, debt-fueled expansion and financial crisis.

Professor Beaudry received a BA from Laval University (1983), an MA in Economics from the University of British Columbia (1984), and a PhD in Economics from Princeton University (1989). He was born in Montreal.

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