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Gillian C. Hamilton

Associate Professor; Associate Chair, Undergraduate Studies
Ph.D. (Queen's, 1993), M.A. (Queen's, 1987), B.Sc. (Trent, 1986)
Office: Max Gluskin House, 150 St. George Street, 138. Phone: 416-978-3070. Fax: 416-946-3275.
Office: University of Toronto, Mississauga, 3210. Phone: 905-828-3910.
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Personal website: http://www.economics.utoronto.ca/hamiltng/
Research fields: Economic history, Labour economics

Selected research

  • Gillian C. Hamilton and Aloysius Siow, "Class, Gender and Marriage", Review of Economic Dynamics 10 (4) (2007), 549–575.
  • Gregory Clark and Gillian C. Hamilton, "Survival of the RIchest: The Malthusian Mechanism in Pre-Industrial England", Journal of Economic History 66 (3) (2006), 707–736.
  • Gillian C. Hamilton, "The Decline of Apprenticeship in North America: Evidence from Montreal", Journal of Economic History 60 (3) (2000), 627–664.
  • Gillian C. Hamilton, "Property Rights and Transaction Costs in Marriage: Evidence from Prenuptial Contracts", Journal of Economic History 59 (1) (1999), 68–103.
  • Gillian C. Hamilton, "The Market for Montreal Apprentices: Contract Length and Information", Explorations in Economic History 33 (4) (1996), 496–523.
All publications