The Scarthingmoor Prize is awarded each year to the best MA essay.

Past Recipients

2019/2020

Canadian Mortgage Contract Duration and Interest-Rate Risk

 

2019/2020

Quantifying Economic Interdependence between Canada and the United States: A GVAR Analysis

 

2017/2018

The Effects of Minimum Wage Increases on Part-Time and Full-Time Workers in Canada.

 

2017/2018

Assessing Canadian Housing Markets:Excess Valuation, Price-Rent Ratio and Home-Ownership Rate

 

2016/2017

Monetary Fiscal Regimes and Canada's Multiplier Effect

 

2015/2016

Estimating an Effort Coordination Game between Parents and their Children

 

2015/2016

Applicability of Control Function Separability as a Condition for Feasible Control Function Estimation of Simultaneous Equations Models

 

2014/2015

Tobacco Taxes in Canada: An Analysis of Elasticities and Salience

 

2013/2014

Bayesian and Classical Forecasting of Canadian Macroeconomic Time Series: A Comparison Study

 

2013/2014

Contingent Convertible Bonds: Hedging, Credit Default Swaps, and Sensitivity to Subjective Market Opinions

 

2011/2012

Punishing Prejudice or Increasing Intolerance: The Effect of International Trade on Gender Wage Gaps

 

2010/2011

A Stochastic Population Projection for Canada's First Nations

 

2009/2010

Google Search Engine Traffic in Economic Prediction: A Case Study Using U.S. Consumer Bankruptcies

 

2009/2010

Self-Enforcing International Environmental Agreements with Endogenous Uncertainty

 

2008/2009

Is Portfolio Home Bias Pathological or an Optimal Response?