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David Longworth

Adjunct Research Professor

Degrees: B.Sc., M.A. (Alberta), Ph.D. (MIT)
Office:C-865 Loeb

Languages spoken other than English: French

Research fields: macroeconomics, monetary economics, financial regulation

• inflation dynamics
• monetary policy
• liquidity policy and lender of last resort
• macroprudential regulation

Selected publications:

“Submission to the Task Force to Modernize Securities Legislation in Canada” (with Donna Howard), Canada Steps Up, Vol. 7: Written Submissions and Presentations, Toronto: The Task Force to Modernize Securities Legislation in Canada, 2006, pp. 39–45.

“The Canadian Experience with Weighted Monetary Aggregates” (with Joseph Atta-Mensah), Divisia Monetary Aggregates: Theory and Practice, ed. Michael T. Belongia and Jane M. Binner, Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave, 2000, pp. 265–291.

“Macroeconomic Models and Policy-Making at the Bank of Canada” (with Pierre Duguay), Economic Modelling, Vol. 15, No. 3 (July 1998), pp. 357–375; reprinted in Empirical Models and Policy-Making: Interaction and Institutions, ed. Frank A.G. den Butter and Mary S. Morgan, London: Routledge, 2000, Ch. 5 (pp. 57–75).

“The Role of the Staff Economic Projection in Conducting Canadian Monetary Policy” (with Charles Freedman), Targeting Inflation, ed. Andrew G. Haldane, London: Bank of England, 1995, pp. 101–112.

“Debt and Credit: Recent Canadian Developments” (with Charles Freedman), North American Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 1, No. 1 (Spring 1990), pp. 33–51.

“Canadian Intervention in the Foreign Exchange Market: A Note,” Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 62, No. 2 (May 1980), pp. 284–287.