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Professor Hashem Pesaran FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge; John Elliot Distinguished Chair in Economics, University of Southern California; Fellow, Trinity College

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader, Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge, 1979
  • Emeritus Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1988


On the general problem of model selection Review of Economic studies 1974

Inflation, capital gains and UK personal savings: 1953-1981 Economic J 1984

The role of sectoral interactions in wage determination in the UK economy Economic J 1993

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