Feb 09, 2016
Stéphane Mechoulan holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Northwestern University, a J.D. from the University of Toronto, an M.A. in Economics from Paris-Jourdan Sciences Économiques and an HEC Paris Master of Science in Management. Dr. Mechoulan taught in the Department of Economics at the University of Toronto before joining the School of Public Administration as an Associate Professor in July 2009, and becoming a member of the Ontario Bar in 2014. His research interests include law and economics, health economics, and policy analysis. It often explores the unintended consequences of policy changes. His work is mostly empirical and has appeared in journals such as the Journal of Human Resources, the Journal of Law and Economics, the Journal of Legal Studies, and the Journal of Labor Economics. His work has been funded by, e.g., the American Statistical Association and the Social Science Human Research Council of Canada. He received the 2008 Mundell Prize from the Canadian Economics Association. He is currently a visiting scholar at Northwestern University Law School.