• Advisory Board

    Advisory Board

    Dr. Martin Bohl (Westfalische Wilhelms Universitstat, Munster, Econ/Bus), Appointed 2007 Dr. Eleanor Ty (WLU, English), Appointed 2013 Mr. Harald Prell (President, Viessmann Manufacturing Company, North America), Appointed 2013 […]

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  • Visitors


    The Viessmann European Research Centre welcomes visitors who are interested in the study of Europe, or who conduct research on topics that might interest academics […]

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  • Pierre Siklos

    Pierre Siklos

    Pierre Siklos Viessmann European Research Institute Director, 2005-2014 Professor, Department of Economics WLU CV Data and Progress Work in Progress Contact Information Email: [email protected] Phone: […]

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  • Contact


    Mailing Address: Dr. Alison Blay-Palmer Department of Geography and Environment Studies Wilfrid Laurier University Or Dr. Tracy Snoddon Department of Economics Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo, […]

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  • History


    Europe has for a long time been a major player in the socio-economic realm of the world. It was and is an important economic, political, […]

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  • Hecht Presentations and Conferences

    PRESENTATIONS  Alfred Hecht, “Canadian Urban Development Trends”, “A Canadian Shopping Centre Feasibility Study: The case of new, Cambridge mall, Cambridge Ontario, Canada” and “Multicultural Dimensions […]

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  • Hecht Supervisions

    PHD’S SUPERVISED AT LAURIER Sept 95-Apr/2000 Edmund N. Okoree (co-supervised with R. Muncaster), Adaptation of Ghanaian Immigrants in Metropolitan Toronto: A focus on the Spatial […]

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  • Hecht Research and Publications

    THESIS AND DISSERTATION Hecht, Alfred, “An Analysis of Urban Residential-Work Location Structures and the Impact of Industrial Decentralization: A Non-aggregated Areal Approach”, Ph.D. Thesis, School […]

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  • Hecht-grants

    RESEARCH FUNDING (Outside awards/grants and more important internal ones) Viessmann Manufacturing Company Inc. North America, Lunch reception and travel grants for two European experts to speak at […]

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  • Hecht-career

    ACADEMIC CAREER ALFRED HECHT 117 Ralston Place, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 1C7 Born in Steinfeld, Ukraine, February 26, 1942 Canadian Citizen, Married (to Linda), two […]

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