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See James Stock’s blog (www.jimstock.org) for current work on the Coronavirus and the current economic crisis.

James H. Stock is the Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Faculty of Arts and Sciences and member of the faculty at the Harvard Kennedy School. He received a M.S. in statistics and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley. His research areas are empirical macroeconomics, monetary policy, econometric methods, and energy and environmental policy. He is Co-Editor of the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity and is a coauthor with Mark Watson of a leading introductory econometrics textbook and is a member of various professional boards. He previously served as Managing Editor of the Review of Economics and Statistics from 1992-2003, as Chair of the Harvard Economics Department from 2007-2009, as Co-Editor of Econometrica from 2009-2012, and as Member of President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers from 2013-2014.

On leave Spring 2020-21

Office Hours: By appointment only

Office Address:
Littauer Center M-27
E-Mail: james_stock@harvard.edu
Tel: 617-496-0502
Fax: 617-495-7730

Staff Support: 
Cynthia Gomez
Littauer Center 214
E-Mail: cgomez@fas.harvard.edu
Tel: 617-496-3165