Decio Coviello


Professor Coviello holds a Ph.D. from the European University Institute, Florence, has a post-doc at Harvard and has been with HEC Montréal since 2011.

His research often involves the analysis of big data from unique administrative records and has resulted in a publication record that includes several major international peer-reviewed publications.  Read more


The chairholder’s research has resulted in a publication record, which includes the American Economic Review, the Journal of the European Economics Association, the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Management Science, Journal of Public Economics, etc.  More on publications

Public Goods Lab

The objective of The Public Goods Lab (henceforth, The Lab) of the Canada Research Chair in Economics is to provide essential data collection and processing, and high performance computation infrastructure for an innovative research program that aims at quantifying the impact of government provision of public goods on policy-relevant economic outcomes.  Read more