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Christopher Otrok

Research Fellow

Contact Info

Fax: (314) 444-8731

Personal Website

Mailing Address:
Department of Economics
118 Professional Building
909 University Avenue
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

Selected Publications

"Financial Crises and Macro-Prudential Policies"
with  Gianluca Benigno,  Huigang Chen,  Allesandro Rebucci, and  Eric R. Young
Journal of International Economics, 2013, Vol. 89, No. 2, pp. 453-470

"News Shocks and the Slope of the Term Structure of Interest Rates"
with  AndrĂ© Kurmann
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2012-011B, April 2012

"Global Business Cycles: Convergence or Decoupling?"
with  M. Ayhan Kose and  Eswar Prasad
International Economic Review, 2012, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 511-538

"International Business Cycles: World, Region and Country Specific Factors"
with  M. Ayhan Kose and Charles Whiteman
American Economic Review, September 2003, Vol. 93, No. 4, pp. 1216-1239

"On Measuring the Welfare Cost of Business Cycles"
Journal of Monetary Economics, February 2001, Vol. 47, pp. 61-92