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A. Craig Burnside

Mary Grace Wilson Distinguished Professor
Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708-0097
221 Social Sciences, Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708


Burnside’s fields of specialization include macroeconomics and international finance. His recent research focuses on foreign exchange markets, empirical methods in finance, and the behavior of prices in housing markets.

He has published articles in a number of academic journals, including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies, and the Review of Financial Studies.

He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and was previously a member of the Board of Editors of the American Economic Review (2001-06, 2011-20), Associate Editor for the Review of Economics and Statistics (2012-15), co-editor of the Canadian Journal of Economics (2007-10), and Associate Editor for the Journal of Money Credit and Banking (2003-11).

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Mary Grace Wilson Distinguished Professor · 2018 - Present Economics, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
Professor of Economics · 2004 - Present Economics, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Education, Training & Certifications

Northwestern University · 1991 Ph.D.
Northwestern University · 1990 M.A.
University of British Columbia (Canada) · 1985 B.A.