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Michelle Alexopoulos

Professor (on leave)
Ph.D. (Northwestern, 1999), M.A. (Northwestern, 1995), Hon. B.Sc. (Toronto, 1994)
Office: Max Gluskin House, 150 St. George Street, 205. Phone: 416-978-4962. Fax: 416-978-6713.
Email address:
Personal website: http://homes.chass.utoronto.ca/~malex/
Research fields: Macroeconomics, Applied econometrics

Selected research

  • Michelle Alexopoulos and Jon S. Cohen, "The Media is the Measure: Technical change and employment, 1909-49", Review of Economic and Statistics 98 (2016), 792–810.
  • Michelle Alexopoulos and Trevor Tombe, "Management Matters", Journal of Monetary Economics 59 (2012), 269–285.
  • Michelle Alexopoulos, "Read All About it!! What happens following a technology shock?", American Economic Review 101 (4) (2011), 1144–1179.
  • Michelle Alexopoulos and Jon S. Cohen, "Measuring our ignorace, one book at a time: New indicators of technical change, 1909-1949", Journal of Monetary Economics 56 (4) (2009), 450–470.
  • Michelle Alexopoulos, "Unemployment and the Business Cycle", Journal of Monetary Economics 51 (2004), 277–298.
All publications

Honors and awards

  • Fellow of St. Michael’s University 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017.
  • Keynote speaker at HathiTrust UnCamp, 2015.
  • Canadian Economic Association Executive Council Member 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.
  • Presentation for the National Science Foundation Panel: Developing Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators for the Future, 2011.
  • Dean's Excellence Award, University of Toronto, 2009.
  • Dean's Excellence Award, University of Toronto, 2004.
  • Dean's Excellence Award, University of Toronto, 2003.