Moin Yahya

Associate Professor of Law, University of Alberta

Moin Yahya, Senior Fellow at the Fraser Institute, is an associate professor of law at the University of Alberta, where he has been teaching since 2003. His research interests include law and economics, with a particular focus on utilities and securities regulation.

Before attending law school, Professor Yahya was employed with Industry Canada's Competition Bureau, where he worked on various merger and civil non-merger issues. He has also been a member of the Alberta Utilities Commission and the Selection Advisory Board of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada.

Professor Yahya has an M.A. in economics from the University of Alberta, a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Toronto, and a J.D. (Summa Cum Laude) from George Mason University School of Law, where he was a Robert A. Levy Fellow in Law and Liberty.

Recent Research by Moin Yahya

— Jun 5, 2018
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Understanding the Regulatory Framework Governing Private and Public Pensions

Understanding the Regulatory Framework Governing Private and Public Pensions finds that private pensions are subject to far more rules and regulations than the Canada Pension Plan (CPP), are more complex in their make-up and face higher costs as a result.