Alexander Hempel

PhD Candidate

University of Toronto - Economics

I am a PhD candidate in Economics in my 4th year at the University of Toronto interested interested in improving our understanding of economic policymaking and housing markets. My second-year-paper focused on studying wealth inequality in Canada.

In addition to research, I have experience as a TA in numerous courses and have worked as a research assistant. I also have worked on the Finances of the Nation project, creating novel datasets and visualization tools for the Canadian public finance community.