Abel Brodeur is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at University of Ottawa. He received his Ph.D. in Economics at Paris School of Economics.

During the academic year 2013-2014, he was visiting the department of economics at UC Berkeley. In 2012-2013, he was visiting the London School of Economics as a participant of the European Doctoral Program in Quantitative Economics.

Brodeur's current research interests center around applied economics. He has worked on different topics including development, health and labor economics. Current projects include the evaluation of the health and economic consequences of prostitution in Southeast Asia and the examination of the effects of terrorism and mass shootings.

His Ph.D. advisors were Professors Andrew E. Clark (PSE) and Jörn-Steffen Pischke (LSE).

Abel Brodeur joined IZA as a research affiliate in August 2012.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 12635
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2019, 168, 119-131
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12493
Cristina Blanco-Perez, Abel Brodeur
forthcoming in: Economic Journal
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11957
Abel Brodeur, Joanne Haddad
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10686
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2018, 16 (5), 1540-1576
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9986
Abel Brodeur, Kerry Nield
published as 'An Empirical Analysis of Taxi, Lyft and Uber Rides: Evidence from Weather Shocks in NYC' in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2018, 152, 1-16
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9526
published as 'The Effect of Terrorism on Employment and Consumer Sentiment: Evidence from Successful and Failed Terror Attacks' in: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2018, 10 (4), 246-82
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7268
published in: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016, 8 (1), 1-32