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Minaker Bradley, Post-Doctoral Fellow

Bradley Minaker

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Public Economics Data Analysis Laboratory (PEDAL)

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Economics


Fields of Specialization

Primary: Public Economics
Secondary: Applied Microeconomics


Committee: Professor Abigail Payne, Professor Katherine Cuff, Professor Michael Veall 


  • 2015 - Present - SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
  • 2013-2015 - Ontario Graduate Scholarship
  • 2012-Present - Graduate Scholarship, McMaster University
  • 2010-2011 - Graduate Scholarship, McMaster University


Ph.D. Economics, McMaster University, expected 2017

M.A. Economics, McMaster University, 2011

B.Math Mathematical Sciences, University of Waterloo, 2010


Teaching Experience

  • 2015 (Spring) - Instructor,  Public Economics: Expenditures
  • 2011 (Winter) - Teaching Assistant, Advanced Economic Theory I
  • 2011 (Winter) - Teaching Assistant, Intermediate Micro I


Publications and Papers

"The Sensitivity of Charitable Giving to the Timing and Salience of Tax Credits" (with Ross Hickey and Abigail Payne) (submitted)

"Charity Leadership" work in progress


Research Experience

  • 2012-Present - Research Assistant, Professor Abigail Payne, McMaster University
  • 2011-2012 - Full Time Research Assistant, Public Economics Data Analysis Laboratory, McMaster University
  • 2010 - Research Assistant, Professor William Scarth, McMaster University