Joshua Lewis
Assistant Professor,
Department of Economics,

Université de Montréal












As Millions Lose Insurance, States Cut Medicaid in Response to the Coronavirus Crisis” Salon, May 16, 2020


Douze Fois Plus de Québeois Contaminés” Journal de Montréal, May 1, 2020


La Coronavirus Pourrait Avoir Infecté Plus de 250 000 Personnes au QuébecL’actualité, May 1, 2020


Coronavirus: Le Nombre de Cas Nettement Sous-estimé au Québec et en OntarioMétro, May 1, 2020


Interview with Leslie Roberts” CFRA, May 4, 2020


Interview: CTV New Weekend” May 2, 2020


Interview: CTV News” May 1, 2020


COVID-19 in Canada Far More Widespread than Official Numbers Suggest” CTV News (Atlantic, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto), iheartradio, May 1, 2020


Quebec Announces Plan for Surge in COVID-19 Testing” The Star, May 1, 2020


COVID-19 in Canada Far More Widespread than Official Numbers Suggest” Radio Canada, May 1, 2020


COVID-19 in Quebec: Cases Far More Widespread than Reported” CBC, May 1, 2020


COVID-19 Cases in Much Higher” Interview, Bill Carroll Show, May 1, 2020


Far More Cases than Officially ReportedUdeM Nouvelles, May 1, 2020


Studies Link Air Pollution to Increase in COVID-19 Deaths, Severity of Illness”, NPR Here and Now, April 8, 2020


COVID-19 Could Hit Hardest in Places with the Most Air Pollution”, Discover, April 6, 2020


How Air Pollution Makes The Coronavirus So Much More Dangerous” Huffington Post, March 31, 2020.


A Likely but Hidden Coronavirus Risk Factor: Pollution” Center for Public Integrity (co-published in Mother Jones), March 27, 2020.


The Long View on Epidemics, Disease, and Public Health: Research from Economic History” Economic History Society, March 26, 2020


Coronavirus: Lessons from the 1918 Flu PandemicEconofact, March 17, 2020.


Why the 1918 flu hit some cities harder than others” Medium, March 12, 2020.


Coronavirus and Spanish Flu: Economic Lessons to Learn from the Last Truly Global Pandemic” Yahoo News, March 11, 2020.


Converting coal-fired plants can save jobs and provide cleaner energyAxios, March 29, 2019.


Putting the family in economics” University Affairs, October 5, 2018.


Dismissing Google Fiber as a failure is the same mistake we made bringing electricity to rural America” Quartz, October 28, 2016.