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Christopher Elias

Associate Professor, Undergraduate Coordinatorelias
703C Pray-Harrold

Office Hours
Fall P/T 1 (9/4/19 - 12/20/19) calendar / exams
MW - 10:00am-1:00pm
TR - 1:00pm-3:00pm
*Also by appointment

Ph.D. in Economics, University of California Irvine, 2014
M.S. in Industrial Engineering, Youngstown State University, 2002
M.S. in Economics, Florida State University, 2000
B.A. in Economics, Youngstown State University, 1999

Interests and Expertise
Dr. Elias's research and teaching interests are in the fields of macroeconomics and monetary economics, financial economics, and time series econometrics. 

"A Heterogeneous Agent Exchange Rate Model with Speculators and Non-Speculators", Journal of Macroeconomics, Volume 49, September 2016, pp. 203-223.

"Asset Pricing with Expectation Shocks", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Volume 65, April 2016, pp. 68-82.

"Percentile and Percentile-t Bootstrap Confidence Intervals: A Practical Comparison", Journal of Econometric Methods, January 2015, pp. 153-161

Courses Taught
Principles of Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, Financial Economics, Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis, Time Series Econometrics, International Macroeconomics, International Macroeconomics (Graduate), Macroeconomic Analysis (Graduate).

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