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Christopher M. Gunn

Associate Professor

Degrees:B.A.Sc. (British Columbia), M.A., Ph.D. (McMaster)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 3748
Office:D-891 Loeb

Research fields: macroeconomics, credit and banking, technological change

• expectations-driven business cycles
• real-financial linkages
• technological adoption

Refereed Publications in the Last 6 Years:

“What Drives Inventory Accumulation? News on Rates of Return and Marginal Costs” (with Christoph Gortz and Thomas Lubik), Forthcoming at Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.

“Charge-offs, Defaults and the Financial Accelerator” (with Alok Johri and Marc-André Letendre), The BE Journal of Macroeconomics, Volume 23, August 2022, 427-471.

“Is there news in inventories?” (with Christoph Görtz and Thomas A. Lubik), Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 126, March 2022, 87-104.

“Monetary news shocks,” (with Nadav Ben Zeev and Hashmat Khan), Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, December 2019.

“Overaccumulation, Interest, and Prices” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Volume 50, Number 2-3, March 2018, Pages 479–511.

“Financial News, Banks, and Business Cycles” (with Alok Johri), Macroeconomic Dynamics, Volume 22, Number 2, March 2018), Pages 173–198.

Most Significant Career Research Contributions:

“An Expectations-driven Interpretation of the ‘Great Recession’” (with Alok Johri), Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 60, Number 4, May 2013, Pages 391–407.

“News and Knowledge Capital” (with Alok Johri), Review of Economic Dynamics, Volume 14, Number 1, January 2011, Pages 92–101.