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Lewis D. Johnson
Professor Johnson's research activities have principally focused on the valuation of financial assets and the operation of financial markets. He has published widely in academic and professional journals, and is a frequent commentator to the media about financial affairs.
Professor Pazderka's research interests include the economics of the pharmaceutical industry and the health care system, and the economics of research and development and innovation. He has done consulting work for various departments of the government of Canada and the province of Ontario, and has collaborated with the Thailand Development Research Institute in Bangkok. Recently, he has developed an interest in the problems of transition of the former centrally planned economies of eastern Europe to a market system and has given a number of lectures at the University of Economics in Slovakia.
Professor Pazderka has co-authored a textbook and two monographs, and has published a number of articles in academic journals. His most recent publication, with Professor Johnson, appeared in Managerial and Decision Economics