Joseph Doucet

Dean, Alberta School of Business - Deans Office


Dean, Alberta School of Business - Deans Office
(780) 492-7644
4-40G Business Building
11203 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2R6



Joseph Doucet is Dean of the University of Alberta School of Business, Canada’s first and longest
accredited business school, globally recognized for its excellence in research, teaching and
engagement. A respected academic, Joe’s research interests focus on the areas of energy and
regulatory economics and policy; he also regularly provides strategic advice to firms and
governments on these topics. Joe currently sits on the boards of the Emissions Reduction
Alberta (ERA), the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) and La Fondation
franco-albertaine. He is also a member of the C.D. Howe Institute’s Energy and Natural
Resources Policy Council.

Scholarly Activities

Research - Research

J. Doucet, A. Kleit and S. Fikirdanis “Valuing Electricity Transmission: The Case of Alberta” (2013) Energy Economics 36(March): 396-404.

A. Leach, J. Doucet and T. Nickel “Renewable fuels: Policy effectiveness and project risk” (2011) Energy Policy 39(7): 4007-4015.

T. Gliedt, T. Berkhout, P. Parker, and J. Doucet “Voluntary Environmental Decision-Making: Green Electricity Purchases and the Role of Champions” (2010) International Journal of Business Environment 3(3): 308-328.

J. Doucet and S. Littlechild “Negotiated Settlements and the National Energy Board in Canada” (2009) Energy Policy 37(11): 4633-4644.

J. Doucet and S. Littlechild “Negotiated Settlements: The development of economic and legal thinking” (2006) Utilities Policy 14: 266-277.

S. Ambec and J. Doucet, “Decentralizing Hydropower Production” (2003) Canadian Journal of Economics 36(3): 587-607.

C. Chaton and J. Doucet “Uncertainty and Investment in Electricity Generation with an Application to the Case of Hydro-Québec” (2003) Annals of Operations Research Special volume on OR models for energy policy, planning and management, 120: 59-80.

C. Jacques, G. Lafrance and J.A. Doucet "Inertia in the North American electricity industry; is it realistic to think that they Kyoto Protocol objectives can be met?" (2001) Energy Policy 29: 453-463.

P. Barla, J.A. Doucet and J.D. Saphores "Protection des habitats d'espèces menacées en terres privées: analyse d'instruments et de la politique canadienne" (2000) Analyse de politiques- Canadian Public Policy 26(1): 95-110.

J.-T. Bernard and J.A. Doucet “L’ouverture du marché d’exportation d’électricité québécoise: réalité ou mirage à l’horizon” (1999) Analyse de politiques - Canadian Public Policy 25(2): 247-258.

J.A. Doucet and A. Giles Heyes “Restructuring of Ontario’s Electricity Supply System: An Analysis of the Proposals” (1998) Utilities Policy 6(4):271-282.

J.A. Doucet, Eftichios Sartzetakis and Todd Strauss "CAAA Induced Competition in Coal Markets: A Model of Coal and Allowances” (1997) Pacific and Asian Energy Journal 7(2): 193-206.

J.A. Doucet, K.J. Min, M. Roland and T. Strauss, "A Two-Stage Mechanism for Efficient Self-Rationing and Market Coordination" (1996) Energy Economics 18(3):247-263.

J.A. Doucet, K.J. Min, M. Roland and T. Strauss, "A Two-Stage Mechanism to Improve Electricity Rationing” (1996) Canadian Journal of Economics 29: S270-S275.

J.A. Doucet and T. Strauss "On the Bundling of Coal and Sulfur Dioxide Emissions Allowances" (1994) Energy Policy 22(9):764-770.

J.A. Doucet, "Coordination of Non-Utility Generation Through Priority Purchase Contracts" (1994) The Energy Journal 15(1):179-192.

J.A. Doucet, "Incentives for Cogeneration: Comments and Perspectives" (1993) Energy Studies Review 5(2):99-103.

J.A. Doucet and Michel Roland, "Efficient Self-Rationing of Electricity Revisited" (1993) Journal of Regulatory Economics (5):91-100.

J.A. Doucet, "Residential Dual Energy Programs: Tariffs and Incentives" (1992) Energy Studies Review 4(1):55-65.

J.A. Doucet and S.S. Oren "Onsite Backup Generation and Interruption Insurance for Electricity Distribution" (1991) The Energy Journal 12(4):1-15.

S.S. Oren and J.A. Doucet "Interruption Insurance for Generation and Distribution of Electric Power" (1990) Journal of Regulatory Economics 2(1):5-19.