Chao Wei

        Department of Economics
        2115 G Street, NW, Room 317
        George Washington University
        Washington
, DC 20052

        Email: cdwei@gwu.edu
        Phone: (202) 994-2374


Professional Appointments

Associate Professor of Economics at George Washington University (2010 Present)

Congressional Budget Office Economic Policy Fellow (August 2010 May 2011)

Assistant professor of Economics at George Washington University (2003 2010)

Assistant Professor of Economics at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2001 2003)


My Primary Research and Teaching Areas

        Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Energy Economics


My Education

       Ph.D. - Economics, Stanford University, 2001
        M.A. - Economics, Columbia University, 1996
        B.A. - International Finance, Fudan University, 1991


My C.V.


My Dissertation:

Energy, the Stock Market and the Putty-Clay Investment Model

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Publications:

    •  "Energy, the Stock Market and the Putty-Clay Investment Model,"  ( pdf ), an old version, revised March 26th, 2001. This version contains a cross-industry event study that shows that the energy-intensive industries were not the ones which suffered the greatest declines in the market value in 1974. This result was cited by Hobijn and Jovanovic (AER 2001).

 

Working Papers:

  • "Unexpected Inflation, Firm Characteristics and Equity Returns in a New-Keynesian Model," ( Abstract, Paper under Revision)

  • "A General Equilibrium Model of Inflation and Credit Spread: Theory and Empirical Evidence," (with Long Chen), Working Paper ( abstract )

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