Associate Professor, McGill University
Matthieu Chemin is Associate Professor at McGill University in Montreal. His research focuses on exploring the conditions conducive to economic development, such as the quality of institutions (judiciary), infrastructure (electricity), and markets (credit, insurance, labor). He is particularly interested in small-scale entrepreneurs in less developed countries. He uses rigorous microeconometric techniques on secondary data, or data collected by his research team in the field.
Recent work by Matthieu Chemin
Judicial reforms funded by foreign agencies increase firm productivity, but only in specific sectors where contract enforcement is more important