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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

Selected publications:

“Overaccumulation, Interest, and Prices” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 50, No. 2-3, (March 2018), pp. 479–511.

“Financial News, Banks, and Business Cycles” (with Alok Johri), Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 22, No. 2, (March 2018), pp. 173–198.

“Animal Spirits as an Engine of Boom-Busts and Throttle of Productivity Growth,” Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 57 (August 2015), pp. 24–53.

“An Expectations-driven Interpretation of the ‘Great Recession’” (with Alok Johri), Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 60, No. 4 (May 2013), pp. 391–407.

“News and Knowledge Capital” (with Alok Johri), Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 14, No. 1 (January 2011), pp. 92–101.