Bruce McGough

Address

Department of Economics, Oregon State University

303 Ballard Extension Corvallis, OR 97330

Phone: 541-737-1429 Fax: 541-737-5917

Email: bmcgough@uoregon.edu

Homepage: http://pages.uoregon.edu/bmcgough/

Positions

Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Oregon State University, 2006 – Present.

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Oregon State University, 2000 – 2005.

Other Affiliations

Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009.

Visiting Scholar, Cambridge University, 2007.

Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, 2008.

Visiting Scholar, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, University of Indiana, 2008.

Associate Editor, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, September 2009, September 2012.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University of Oregon, 2000.

Master of Science in Economics, University of Oregon, 1997.

Master of Science in Mathematics, University of Oregon, 1993.

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, Reed College, 1991, Phi Beta Kappa.

Selected Publications

Business Cycle Ampli_cation with Heterogeneous Expectations, (with William Branch), Economic Theory, Forthcoming.

Representations and Sunspot Stability (with George Evans), Macroeconomic Dynamics, Forthcoming.

`Monetary Policy, Endogenous Inattention, and the Volatility Tradeo_,’ (withWilliam Branch, John Carlson, and George Evans), Economic Journal, 2009, vol. 119(534), pages 123-157.

`Replicator Dynamics in a Cobweb Model with Rationally Heterogeneous Expectations’ (with William Branch), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2008, vol. 65, issue 2, pages 224-244.

`Shocking Escapes,’ Economic Journal, 2006, 116, p. 507 – 528.

`Using the Long Term Interest Rate as a Monetary Policy Instrument’ (with Glenn Rudebusch and John Wiliams), Journal of Monetary Economics, 2005 (52), p. 855 – 879.

Monetary Policy and Stable Indeterminacy with Inertia’ (with George Evans), Economics Letters, 2005, (87) pp 1-7.

`Monetary Policy, Indeterminacy, and Learning’ (with George Evans), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2005 (29) p. 1809 – 1840

`Stable Sunspot Solutions in Models with Predetermined Variables’ (with George Evans), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2005, (29) p. 601 – 625.

`Consistent Expectations and Misspeci_cation in Stochastic Non-linear Economies’ (with William Branch), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2005, (29) p. 659 – 676.

`Multiple Equilibria in Heterogeneous Expectations Models’ (with William Branch), Contributions to Macroeconomics, BE-Press, 2004, Vol. 4, Issue 1, Article 12.

Selected Working Papers

`Eductive Stability in Real Business Cycle Models,’ (with George Evans and Roger Guesnerie, December 2010)

`Finite Horizon Learning,’ (with William Branch and George Evans, November 2010)

`Learning to Optimize,’ (with George Evans, August 2010)

`Adaptive Learning, Endogenous Inattention, and Changes inMonetary Policy,’ (withWilliam Branch and George Evans, January 2007)

`Stable Finite-State Markov Sunspots,’ (with George Evans, October 2007)