IEA delivers a full range of economics research and analysis services.

Who We Serve.
Our analysis is often combined with other skills to obtain a better understanding of an issue. For example, our quantitative methods often complement other, more qualitative work. Similarly, our macroeconomic analysis provides insights for CFAs or other financial analysts. As a result, our services are useful to a variety of clients and strategic partners:

  • Policy Makers
  • Consultants
  • Financial Analysts
  • Industry Associations and Individual Firms

What We


We focus on evidence-based, quantitative approaches in order to deliver high quality economic analysis for each project. Our president, an experienced Ph.D. economist, takes an active role in all aspects of your project. We have done many different types of analyses as stand-alone economic studies, or as components of policy development, program evaluation, or strategic planning work.

Our experience includes the following types of work, tools and datasets:

Types of Study:

  • Literature Reviews
  • Economic Impact Analysis
  • Macroeconomic Outlook and Risks
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Program Evaluation
  • Industry Studies
  • Market Research

  • Econometrics
  • Time Series Analysis and Forecasting
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Survival/Hazard Models
  • Panel Data Methods
  • Survey Data Analysis
  • Logic Models
  • Qualitative Analysis

Primary Data Sources:
  • Interviews/Surveys
  • File Reviews
Secondary Data Sources:
  • Statistics Canada (CANSIM)
  • U.S. Macro Statistics
  • Survey of Labour & Income Dynamics (SLID)
  • Financial Statements (Compustat, FTSE, etc.)
  • Other micro and macro data