IMG_0928Christopher S. Cotton

Jarislowsky-Deutsch Chair in Economic and Financial Policy
Director of the John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy

Department of Economics
Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario


Dunning Hall 230

I’m an applied microeconomist with wide-ranging interests in the areas of Public Economics, Political Economy, Education, and Experimental Economics.

Some of my research has involved lobbying and campaign finance reform. Some recent discussion with the media on these topics: CBC, CBC againCanadian Press, The Globe and Mail, The Globe and Mail againCKNW (talk radio), the Vancouver Sun, and the Vancouver Sun again. My column on the topic at IRPP’s Policy Options.