Derek Messacar, Ph.D.

Research Analyst, Statistics Canada

Adjunct Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Welcome to my website.

I am a Research Analyst in the Social Analysis and Modelling Division at Statistics Canada. I am also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Economics at Memorial University of Newfoundland and a Research Fellow of the Retirement and Savings Institute at HEC Montréal. I received my B.A. at Brock University, my M.A. at the University of British Columbia and my Ph.D. at the University of Toronto.

My research interests are in public economics, labour economics, behavioural economics and the economics of education.