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Cletus C. Coughlin



Ph.D. International Economics
University of North Carolina

B.B.A. Economics & Accounting
University of Iowa

Contact Info

Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

Cletus C. Coughlin


Cletus Coughlin retired on September 30, 2020. He can be contacted at

Selected Publications

"House Price Growth Interdependencies and Comovement"
with  Jeffrey P. Cohen and  Daniel Soques
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2019-028D, January 2021

"Airport Noise in Atlanta: The Inequality of Sound"
with  Jeffrey P. Cohen and  Jonas Crews
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2017-015A, June 2017

"Local Polynomial Regressions versus OLS for Generating Location Value Estimates: Which is More Efficient in Out-of-Sample Forecasts?"
with  John M. Clapp and  Jeffrey P. Cohen
Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, April 2017, Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 365-385
Working Paper

"Is the International Border Effect Larger than the Domestic Border Effect? Evidence from U.S. Trade"
with  Dennis Novy
CESifo Economic Studies, June 2013, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 249-276
Working Paper

"Ethnic Networks and Trade: Intensive vs. Extensive Margins"
with  Howard J. Wall
Economics Letters, October 2011, Vol. 113, No. 1, pp. 73-75
Working Paper

"Spatial Hedonic Models of Airport Noise, Proximity, and Housing Prices"
with  Jeffrey P. Cohen
Journal of Regional Science, December 2008, Vol. 48, No. 5, pp. 859-878
Working Paper