Simon Fraser University
About Me

I am an Associate Professor of Economics at Simon Fraser University. My research falls in the category of applied microeconomics, and includes work on youth smoking, academic outcomes in Canadian schools, methods for measuring peer influence on behavior, and methods for sensitivity analysis. I teach econometrics, macroeconomics, and labor economics. I am affiliated with the Center for Education Research and Policy.

Contact information

Department of Economics

Simon Fraser University

8888 University Dr.

Burnaby BC V5A 1S6


Office: 1664 West Mall Complex

Email: bkrauth (at

Telephone: 778-782-4438

Fax: 778-782-5944