Pat Coe's Webpage

Contact Details

Department of Economics, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, K1S 5B6, Canada.

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Current Research


Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity: Evidence from Canada 1901-1950, in progress.


Predicting the  US Great Recession with Historical Experts (with Shaun Vahey), in progress.


Published Papers


11.  Patrick J. Coe (2013) Apprenticeship Program Requirements and Apprenticeship Completion Rates in Canada Journal of Vocational Education and Training 65(4) pp575-605.


10. Patrick J. Coe and J.C. Herbert Emery (2012)  Accreditation Requirements and the Speed of Labour Market Adjustment in Canadian Building Trades Canadian Public Policy 38(1) pp91-111. An unpublished appendix is available on request.


9. Patrick J. Coe and David Krause (2008) An Analysis of Price-based Tests of Market Delineation, Journal of Competition Law and Economics 4(4) pp983-1007. An unpublished appendix is available on request.


8. Patrick J. Coe, M. Hashem Pesaran & Shaun P. Vahey (2005) The Cost Effectiveness of the U.K.'s Sovereign Debt Portfolio Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 67(4) pp467-495.


7. Patrick J. Coe & J.C. Herbert Emery (2004) The Dis-Integrating Canadian Labour Market? The Extent of the Market Then and Now

 Canadian Journal of Economics, 37(4) pp879-897. An unpublished appendix is available on request.


6. Patrick J. Coe & James M. Nason (2004) Long-run Monetary Neutrality and Long-Horizon Regressions Journal of Applied Econometrics, 19(3) pp355-373. An unpublished appendix is available on request.


5. Patrick J. Coe & James M. Nason (2003) The Long-Horizon Regression Approach to Monetary Neutrality: How Should the Evidence be Interpreted? Economic Letters, 78(3) pp351-356.


4. Frank J. Atkins & Patrick J. Coe  (2002) An ARDL Bounds Test Approach to Testing the Long-run Fisher Effect in Canada and the United States Journal of Macroeconomics, 24(2) pp255-266.


3. Patrick J. Coe (2002Power Issues when Testing the Markov Switching Model with the Sup Likelihood Ratio Test using U.S. Output Empirical Economics, 27(2) pp395-401.


2. Patrick J. Coe (2002) Financial Crisis and the Great Depression: A Regime Switching Approach Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 34(1) pp76-93.


1. Patrick J. Coe and Apostolos Serletis (2002) Bounds Tests of the Theory of Purchasing Power Parity Journal of Banking and Finance, 28(1) pp179-199.