Dr. Robert Sproule
Professor (Departmental Chairperson)
Ph.D. (University of Manitoba)
Fields: Econometrics, Microeconomics
Professor Sproule has been a member of the Department of Economics since 1985. Before then, he taught at three universities in western Canada, and worked as an economist in both the public and private sectors. Professor Sproule earned an M.A. (Economics) from the University of Alberta, and a Ph.D. (Economics) from the University of Manitoba. His research appears in Applied Economics Quarterly, Bulletin of Economic Research, Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods, Economics Bulletin, Economics Letters, Economics of Education Review, European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal of Economics, Metroeconomica, Open Republic, Public Finance, and The Statistician.
Phone: 819 822-9600 ext. 2480
Prof. Keith Baxter
M.A. (University of Toronto)
Fields: Economic History, Principles of Economics
Courses taught by Professor Baxter at Bishop's on a regular basis include Economic Development, Economics of the Environment, Ecological Economics, and The Making of Economic Society.
Phone: 819 822-9600 ext. 2699
Dr. Terry Eyland
Ph.D. (HEC Montréal)
Fields: Environmental Economics, Game Theory
Professor Eyland has been a member of the Department of Economics since 2010. His main field of research explores different parts of International Environmental Agreements concerning climate change using a game theoretical approach. His recent publications appear in Energy Economics, Energy Policy, and International Game Theory Review. He is also a reviewer for the publication Environmental and Resource Economics. Courses taught by Professor Eyland on a regular basis at Bishop's University include: Environmental Economics, Game Theory, Principles of Microeconomics, and Principles of Macroeconomics.
Phone: 819 822-9600 ext. 2752
Dr. Marianne Vigneault
Ph.D. (Queen's University)
Professor Vigneault has been a member of the Department of Economics since 1991. Professor Vigneault earned an M.A. (Economics) and Ph.D. (Economics) from Queen's University. She has also taught at Queen's University as a visiting professor. Her research has been in the area of public economics, with particular emphasis on fiscal federalism and tax policies towards entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and multinational corporations. Professor Vigneault has published in the Journal of Public Economics, International Tax and Public Finance, Canadian Journal of Economics, Economics Letters, and Topics in Economic Analysis and Policy. She has also acted as a research consultant for the Department of Finance, the Bank of Canada, the World Bank, the Russian Institute for the Economy in Transition, and the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research.
Phone: 819 822-9600 ext. 2489