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Vincent A Hildebrand

Associate Professor


   363 pavillon York
   416-736-2100 x88591

Labour economics, immigration, population economics, applied econometrics

Economics, York University
Economics, York University

Journal Articles
  • Arjumand Siddiqi, Faraz Vahid Shahidi,Vincent Hildebrand, Anthony Hong, Sanjay Basu (2018), Illustrating a ‘Consequential’ Shift in the Study of Health Inequalities: A Decomposition of Racial Differences in the Distribution of Body Mass, Annals of Epidemiology. In press. Publisher's Site 
  • Can Erutku and Vincent Hildebrand (2018), "Carbon Tax at the Pump in British Columbia and Quebec", Canadian Public Policy. Forthcoming. Publisher's Site 
  • Can Erutku and Vincent Hildebrand, (2017) ''Synthetic control method at the pump: The Petro-Canada/Suncor merger '', Economics Bulletin, Volume 37, Issue 4, pages 2537-2544. Publisher's Site 
  • V. Hildebrand, M.N. Pi Alperin and P. Van Kerm (2017). "Measuring and accounting for the deprivation gap of Portuguese immigrants in Luxembourg," Review of Income and Wealth, 63(2), pp 288-309.   Publisher's Site
  •  Andrietti, V., and V. Hildebrand (2016). "Evaluating Pension Portability Reforms. The Tax Reform Act of 1986 as a Natural Experiment", Economic Inquiry, 54(3), 1402–1424. Publisher's Site 
  •  Brennenstuhl, S; Worts, D; Hildebrand, V; Arjumand Siddiqi, and Peggy McDonough, (2015). ``Who has the Mother Lode of Health? A Comparative Study of Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health among Mothers of Young Children''. Canadian Public Policy, 41(S2), pp S80-S88.   Publisher's Site 
  •  Bauer, T., Cobb-Clark, D., Hildebrand, V., and M. Shinning (2011). "A Comparative Analysis of the Nativity Wealth Gap," Economic Inquiry, 49(4), 989-1007.   Publisher's Site 
  • Cobb-Clark, D. and Vincent Hildebrand, (2011)."Portfolio Allocation in the Face of a Means-Tested Public Pension," Review of Income and Wealth, 57(3),  Publisher's Site
  • Erutku, C. and V. Hildebrand, (2010). "Conspiracy at the Pump," Journal of Law and Economics, 53(1), 223-237, Publisher's Site
  • Cobb-Clark, D. and V. Hildebrand, (2010). “The Asset Portfolios of Older Australian Households,” Australian Social Policy Journal, 9, pp 1-39.   Plein texte (HTML) 
  • Cobb-Clark, D. and V. Hildebrand (2009). “The Asset Portfolios of Native Born and Foreign-Born Australian Households,” Economic Record, 8-258, pp. 46-56.   Publisher's Site
  • Hildebrand, V. and P. Van Kerm, (2009). “Income Inequality and Self-Rated Health Status: Evidence from the European Community Household Panel,” Demography, 46(4), pp 805-825.   Publisher's Site
  • de Vanssay., Z. Spindler, V. Hildebrand. (2008). “Using Economic Freedom Indexes As Policy Indicators: An Intercontinental Example,” Public Organization Review, 8, 195-214.  
  •  Cobb-Clark, D. and V. Hildebrand, (2006). "The Wealth of Mexican Americans", Journal of Human Resources, 41(4), 841-873.  Publisher's Site 
  • Cobb-Clark, D., and V. Hildebrand, (2006). "Differences in Wealth and Asset Holdings Among U.S. and Foreign-Born Households: Evidence from the SIPP Data", Review of Income and Wealth, 52(1), 17-42.  Publisher's Site
  • Cobb-Clark, D. and V. Hildebrand, (2006). "The Wealth of Hispanics", Social Science Quarterly, 87(5), 1344-1362.  Publisher's Site
  • de Vanssay X., V. Hildebrand, Z. Spindler, (2005). "Constitutional Foundations of Economic Freedom: A Time-Series Cross-Section Analysis", Constitutional Political Economy, 16, 327-346.  Publisher's Site
  • Heinrich G., and V. Hilderand, (2005). "Returns to Education in the European Union: A re-assessement from comparative data", European Journal of Education, 40(1), 13-34.  Publisher's Site
  • Hildebrand, V.A., and C. Plourde, (2001). "A Model of Competing Jurisdictions with Locally Polluting Environment and Mobile Populations", Environmental and Resource Economics, 18(2), 219-231.  Publisher's Site
Book Chapters
  •  Frenette, M., V. Hildebrand, J.T. McDonald and C. Worswick (2003). "Job and Occupational Mobility of Immigrants in Australia, Canada and the United States". in C. Beach, A. Green and J. Reitz (eds.) Canadian Immigration Policy for the 21st Century, John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada.    


Other Publications
  • A. Saddiqi, O. Sod-Erdene, F. V. Shahidi, C. Ramraj, V. Hildebrand (November 2017). Do Government Social Assistance Programs Protect the Health of Society’s Most Income-Insecure? An Examination of Ontario and Comparable Jurisdictions in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Report submitted to the Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services.
  • V. Hildebrand and P. Van Kerm (2010), "Body size and wages in Europe: A semi-parametric analysis", CEPS Working Paper Series 2010-09.  Full Text (PDF) 
  • Alessie, R., T. Crossley and V. Hildebrand, (2006). Estimating a Collective, Household Model with Survey Data on Financial Satisfaction. Institute for, Fiscal Studies working paper, W06/19, 48 pages.
  • Hildebrand, V., and D. Williams, (2003). Self-employment and Time Spent, Caring for Children: Evidence from Europe. IRISS working paper 2003-06, 26, pages.
  • Andrietti, V. and V. Hildebrand, (2001). Pension Portability and Labour, Mobility in the United States. New Evidence from SIPP Data. SEDAP, working paper # 42, 47 pages.
  • Hildebebrand, V., (2001). Wealth Accumulation of US Households: What Do, We Learn from the SIPP Data? SEDAP working paper # 41, 55 pages.
  • Hildebrand, V. and T. Crossley, (2001). Estimating Error-Components Models, on Repeated Short Panels, with an Application to Age-Wealth Profiles. York, University Mimeo, 34 pages.



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