Maryam Dilmaghani

Associate Professor
Sobey School of Business
Economics

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., Economics, McGill University, 2011
L.L.D., Law , University of Montpellier, France, 2004
M.S., Economics, University of Montréal, 2004
DESS, Law and Economics, University of Montpellier, France, 2001

Academic Work Experience

2017 - Present, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Sobey School of Business, Saint Mary's University
2011 - 2017, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Sobey School of Business, Saint Mary's University
2010 - 2011, Visiting Assistant Professor (Full-time), Department of Economics, Sobey School of Business, Saint Mary's University
2009 - 2010, Visiting Assistant Professor (Full-time), Department of Economics, Mount Allison University

Membership

2014 - Present, Atlantic Research Group on Economics of Immigration, Aging and Diversity: ARGEIAD
2013 - Present, Society for the Scientific Study of Religion
2010 - Present, Atlantic Canada Economic Association
2006 - Present, CIRANO
2006 - Present, Canadian Economic Association (CEA)

Honours

Highly Commended Paper, Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence - 2016
Best Paper Prize Congress of Economic Research on Copyright Issues - 2013
Summer Scholarship OECD, Energy Division - 2006
Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la société et la culture FQRSC, PhD Scholarship - 2006
Summer Scholarship The Hague Academy of International Law - 2005
Admission Scholarship McGill University, Economics Department - 2004
CIREQ Scholarship University of Montréal, Department of Economics - 2004
Best Teaching Assistant Award University of Montréal, Economics - 2003

Teaching: Course / Program Development

2010/01 - Present, Teaching at Saint Mary's University

Scholarly Contributions

Journal Articles

Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity, Secularity and Fertility in Canada ", European Journal of Population (Spring - 2018)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity and the Digital Divide in Canada", The Communication Review (Spring - 2018)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Workopolis or The Pirate Bay: What Does Google Trends Say about the Unemployment Rate?", Journal of Economic Studies 46:3 (Spring - 2018)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Revisiting sacrifice and stigma: Why older churches become more liberal?", Review of Social Economy (Winter - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Civic Participation of Canadian Secular Groups", Review of Social Economy (Winter - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Importance of Religion and Spirituality and Mental Health in Canada", Journal of Religion and Health (Winter - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam, Dean Jason. "Labour Market Attainment of Canadian Jews in the First Two Decades of the 20th Century", Contemporary Jewry (Winter - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Sexual Orientation, Labour Earnings, and Household Income in Canada", Journal of Labor Research (Winter - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religious Identity and Health Inequalities in Canada", Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health (Summer - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religious identity and real estate wealth accumulation: evidence from Canada", Housing Studies (Summer - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Labour Market Attainment of Canadian Women in 1921: Influences of Religious Affiliation, Ethnicity, and Linguistic Proficiency", Labor History (Fall - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "A Remnant of the Past? Jewish Homeownership Gaps in Montréal and Toronto, from 1971 to 2011", Contemporary Jewry (Fall - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Exploring the relationship between secularity and marital behaviour", Marriage and Family Review (Fall - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Which Is Greener: Secularity or Religiosity? Environmental Philanthropy along Religiosity Spectrum", Environmental Economics and Policy Studies (Fall - 2017)
Dilmaghani Maryam, Dean Jason. "Religiosity and Female Labour Supply in Canada: the Protestant Exception", International Journal of Social Economics 43:3 (Spring - 2016), 244-262
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity and Subjective Wellbeing in Canada", Journal of Happiness Studies (Fall - 2016)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity and Labour Earnings in Canadian Provinces", Journal of Labor Research (Fall - 2016)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity and social trust: evidence from Canada", Review of Social Economy (Spring - 2016)
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Financial Unhealthiness Predicts Worse Health Outcomes: Evidence from a Sample of Working Canadians", Public Health (Fall - 2016)
Dilmaghani Maryam, Dean Jason. "Economic Integration of Pre-WWI Immigrants in Canada", Journal of International Migration and Integration 17 :(1) (Spring - 2015), 55-76
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity, gender, and wage: the differentiated impact of private prayer in Canada", International Journal of Social Economics 42:10 (Fall - 2015), 888-905
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Dynamics of Social Influence: An Evolutionary Approach", International Journal of Social Economics 41:2 (Spring - 2014), 123-145
Dilmaghani Maryam, Engle-Warnick J.. "The Efficiency of Droit De Suite: An Experimental Assessment", Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues 9:1 (Spring - 2012), 93-121
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Religiosity, human capital return and earnings in Canada", International Journal of Social Economics 39:1/2 (Spring - 2012), 55-80
Dilmaghani Maryam. "Visual Artists' Resale Royalty: An Application of the Principal and Agent Model", Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues 5:2 (Spring - 2008), 39-45
Baksi S, Green C, Dilmaghani Maryam. "Challenges to a Sustainable Energy Future in a Climate Change Setting", Energy Policy 35:1 (Spring - 2007), 616-626