Alexander Whalley

Alexander Whalley


Associate Professor

Haskayne School of Business, Entrepreneurship and Innovation [ENTI]

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Office: SS406


Educational Background

B.A. , University of Western Ontario, 1998

Doctor of Philosophy , University of Maryland, 2006

M.A. , University of British Columbia, 1999


Alexander Whalley is Associate Professor of Economics and the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary. He also serves as a Lab Economist at the Creative Destruction Lab - Rockies and a research fellow with the Westman Centre for Real Estate Studies. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Maryland – College Park and was a visiting scholar at Stanford University and the University of California - Berkeley. Professor Whalley's research focuses on Labor Economics, Public Economics and Economics of Innovation.  Professor Whalley teaches courses in economics and real estate.


Course number Course title Semester
ECON 611.88 LEC 02 02 Special Topics in Economics 2020
ECON 59988 LEC 01 01 Advanced Topics in Economics 2021
ECON 697 LEC 01 01 Research Methods IV 2021
ECON 633 LEC 01 01 Labour Economics 2021


  • Research Acheivement Awards, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary.