Marcelin Joanis, Ph.D.

Associate professor of economics, Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal

[Mail] C.P. 6079, succ. Centre-ville, Montréal (Québec), H3C 3A7
[Office] A-306.11
[Phone] +1 (514) 340-4711 poste 3356 [Fax] +1 (514) 340-4086
[Email] marcelin.joanis@polymtl.ca

Fellow, Center for Interuniversity Research and Analysis of Organizationss (CIRANO)
Researcher, Centre de recherche sur les infrastructures de béton (CRIB)

Associate professor (on leave), Département d'économique, Université de Sherbrooke

Curriculum vitae [PDF] / My papers at IDEAS

Research interests: Public economics, Political economy, Empirical microeconomics


Working papers

  • My working papers on IDEAS
  • "The Politics of Chequebook Federalism : Can Electoral Considerations Affect Federal-Provincial Transfers?", 2014
  • "The Maywood Effect: On the Mechanics of Fiscal Rules Efficiency" (with Étienne Farvaque and Martial Foucault), 2014
  • "Exogenous Determinants of Turnout : The Political and Policy Effects of Weather, Immigration and Demographics" (with Jean-François Aïe), 2014
  • "Campaign spending limits and electoral competition in a floating two-party system" (with Martial Foucault), 2011 [Details]

Other papers


  • The World Economy (IND8127A - Fall 2014 - Graduate course - Polytechnique)
  • Graduate Public Economics (ECN811 - Sherbrooke)
  • The Québec Economy (ECN108 - Sherbrooke)
  • Graduate Public Sector Economics (ECN852 - Sherbrooke)
  • Undergraduate Public Economics (ECN640 - Sherbrooke)
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics (ECN206 - Sherbrooke)


  • Research Group on Economics and International Development (GREDI)