Professor Sir David Hendry FBA


Elected 1987

David F. Hendry has been Professor of Economics and Fellow of Nuffield College, University of Oxford since 1982 and was Head of Department from 2001-2007. He was Leverhulme Personal Research Professor of Economics there from 1995-2000, Professor of Econometrics at LSE, 1977-1981, and a Professor of Economics, University of California at San Diego, 1989-1990. He is currently the Director of the Programme for Economic Modeling, Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School. He is an Honorary Vice-President and past President of the Royal Economic Society; a Fellow of the Econometric Society, Academy of Social Sciences and Journal of Econometrics, and a Foreign Honorary Member of the American Economic Association and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, as well as an Honorary Fellow of the International Institute of Forecasters. He received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Economic and Social Research Council in 2014, and the Isaac Kerstenetzky Scholarly Achievement Award in 2012, has been awarded eight Honorary Doctorates, is a Thomson Reuters Citation Laureate and is one of the World's 200 most cited Economists according to the ISI. He was knighted in 2009 for services to social science.

Current post

Professor of Economics, University of Oxford

Past appointments

University of Oxford Professor of Economics, University of Oxford

2002 -

University of Oxford Leverhulme Personal Research Professor of Economics

1995 - 2000

University of Oxford Fellow of Nuffield College and Professor of Economics

1982 -

London School of Economics and Political Science University of London Professor of Econometrics

1977 - 1981


Empirical Model Discovery and Theory Evaluation, MIT Press (with J.A. Doornik) 2014

Econometric Modeling: A Likelihood Approach, Princeton University Press, (with B. Nielsen) 2007

Empirical Econometric Modelling using PcGive, Timberlake Consultants Press (with J.A. Doornik) 2013

Dynamic Econometrics, Oxford University Press 1995

Forecasting Non-stationary Economic Time Series, MIT Press (with M.P. Clements) 1999

Automatic Econometric Model Selection using PcGets, Timberlake Consultants Press (with H-M. Krolzig) 2001

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