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 Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14894
Michael Stuetzer, Abel Brodeur, Martin Obschonka, David Audretsch, Peter J. Rentfrow, Jeff Potter, Samuel D. Gosling
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14410
Abel Brodeur, Lamis Kattan
published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2022, 40 (2), 437-471
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14034
Leonardo Baccini, Abel Brodeur, Sean Nossek, Eran Shor
published in: Research and Politics, 2021, 8 (1)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13862
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2021, 34 (2), 739-767
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13411
Abel Brodeur, David M. Gray, Anik Islam, Suraiya Jabeen Bhuiyan
published in: Journal of Economic Surveys, 2021, 35(4), 1007-1044
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13332
published as 'Determinants of Family Stress and Domestic Violence: Lessons from the COVID-19 Outbreak' in: Canadian Public Policy, 2021, 47 (3), 439-459