Emmanuelle Piérard

Assistant Professor

Department of Economics
University of Waterloo
Hagey Hall of Humanities
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1


Office: HH 209
Phone: +1-519-888-4567, ext. 33091

Fax: +1-519-725-0530

Email: epieard\ at\ uwaterloo\ dot\ ca

Education:  Ph.D Economics, McMaster University, 2006.


Fall 2014: ECON 321: Mondays and Wednesdays 1-2:20pm

              ECON 456: Mondays and Wednesdays 4-5:20pm

Office Hours

Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30-3:50pm

CV:  PDF version


Emmanuelle Piérard, 2014. " The Effect of Physician Supply on the Health Status of Canadians: Evidence from Canada," Forthcoming Health Policy

Emmanuelle Piérard & Paul Grootendorst, 2014. "Do downturns cause desperation? The effect of economic conditions on suicide rates in Canada," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, 46(10), pages 1081-1092, April.

Emmanuelle Piérard, 2012. "Substitutes or complements? An exploration of the effect of wait times and availability of conventional care on the use of alternative health therapies in Canada," Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 20(5):323-33.

Anindya Sen & Emmanuelle Piérard, 2011. "Estimating the Effects of Cigarette Taxes on Birth Outcomes," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 37(2), pages 257-276, June.

Emmanuelle Piérard, Paul Grootendorst and Minsup Shim. 2009. "Life-expectancy gains from pharmaceutical drugs: a critical appraisal of the literature,Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Vol 9, No 4, 353-364.

Emmanuelle Piérard, Paul Grootendorst . 2009. "Response to Lichtenberg," Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Vol 9, No 6, 505-8.

Emmanuelle Piérard, Neil Buckley, and James Chowhan. 2004. "Bootstrapping Made Easy: A Stata ADO File," Research Data Centre Information and Technical Bulletin 1(1), 20-36.