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Wilfrid Laurier University Leaf
October 22, 2017
Canadian Excellence
Dr. Christine Neill

Dr. Christine Neill

Associate Professor (Economics); Assistant Department Chair

Contact Information
Phone: 519.884.0710 ext.2469
Fax: 519.888.1015
Office Location: LH3090
Office Hours: Winter 2017: By appointment only
Personal Website:
Languages Spoken


Academic Background
BEcon (University of Queensland), MA (University of Toronto), PhD (University of Toronto)

Christine Neill graduated from the University of Queensland (Australia) with a B. Economics (Hons) in 1992, and went to work as an economist in the Australian Treasury and later the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She returned to her studies in 1998, completing her PhD at the University of Toronto in 2006, specialising in labour and public economics.  Her research to date has focused on university financing, student loan policies, and individuals' education decisions, with some analysis of Australian policy thrown in for good measure.

In the News

University Affairs, June 2009:  "U of T switches to controversial flat-fee tuition"