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Jean Eid is an Associate Professor in the economics department at the School of Business and Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University. His research interests include industrial organization, health economics and urban economics.
Born in Lebanon, he moved to Canada in 1989 where he completed his undergraduate degree in Economics. Eid obtained his PhD in Economics from the University of Toronto in 2007.
Academic Background: BA (York University), MA (York University), PhD (University of Toronto).
“Interregional Price Difference in the New Orleans’ Auctions Market for Slaves” with Eugene Choo. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, forthcoming.
“Fat City: Questioning the relationship between urban sprawl and obesity” with Henry G. Overman, Diego Puga, and Matthew A. Turner. Journal of Urban Economics, forthcoming.