Ross Tom

Thomas Ross

BA (Western Ontario), MA PhD (Pennsylvania)
UPS Foundation Professorship in Regulation and Competition Policy
Director, Phelps Centre for the Study of Government and Business
Professor, Strategy and Business Economics Division

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 280
Tel (604) 822-8478
Personal Web Page

Research Interests

  • Industrial Organization
  • Competition Policy
  • Regulation
  • Election Stock Markets

Courses Taught in 2018-2019

  • Public private partnerships (MBA) 

Selected Recent Publications

  • "The Dramatic Rise of Economics in Competition Policy: A Canadian Perspective", (with M. Boyer and R. Winter), invited and forthcoming in Canadian Journal of Economics
  • "Estimating Damages to Direct and Indirect Purchasers in Price-Fixing Actions", (with J. Brander), forthcoming, Canadian Competition Law Review, Spring 2017

  • "Competitive Effects and Efficiencies: The Canadian Supreme Court's Decision in Tervita", Vol. 2, Competition Law & Policy Debate, 2016, 54-63
  • "Denying Leniency to Cartel Instigators: Costs and Benefits" (with Z. Chen and S. Ghosh), Vol. 41, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2015, 19-29
  • "Kenya's New Competition Policy Regime" (with R.Mudida and S.W. Ndiritu), Vol. 38 World Competition: Law & Economics Review, 2015,437-462

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