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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:

“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, 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.

Most Significant Career Research Contributions:

“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.