Bryan L. Boulier, Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
George Washington University
Washington, D.C. 20052
Telephone: 202/994-8088 Fax: 202/994-6147
Office Hours: M 4:00-5:30, after class or by appointment
Teaching Schedule: Fall 2001
ECON 220 Managerial Economics for MBA’s
ECON\GEOG\SOC\STAT 290 Principles of Demogaphy M 6:10-8:40
Princeton University, Economics, M.A. 1969, Ph.D.
North Carolina State University, Economics, B.A., 1967
University of Heidelberg, Economics, 1965-1966.
Forecasting, Economic Demography, Applied Microeconomics
Professor, Department of Economics, George Washington University, 1988 - present (Chairman, 1988-1991; Associate Professor, 1981-1988)
Visiting Professor, Department of Economics, Princeton University, Fall 1992
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, and Faculty Associate, Office of Population Research,
Princeton University, 1974-1981
Visiting Associate Professor, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, 1975-1976
Research Associate, Office of Population Research, Princeton University, 1972-1974
Instructor, Department of Economics and Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, 1971
"Predicting the Outcomes of NFL Games," (with H.O. Stekler), International Journal of Forecasting, forthcoming 2002.
“Measuring the Onset of the Great Depression: Then and Now,” (with H.O. Stekler and J. Dutra), Indian Economic Review, Vol. XXXVI(1), Jan.-June 2001, forthcoming.
“The Term Spread as a Cyclical Indicator: A Forecasting Evaluation”, (with H.O. Stekler), Applied Financial Economics, Vol. 11(4), August 2001: 403-409.
“The Term Spread as a Monthly Cyclical Indicator: An Evaluation”, (with H.O. Stekler), Economics Letters, Vol. 66(1), January 2000: 79-83.
“Are Sports Seedings Good Predictors?: An Evaluation”, (with H.O. Stekler), International Journal of Forecasting, Vol. 15, March 1999: 83-91.
“On the Use and Nonuse of Surveys in Economics,” (with R. Goldfarb), Journal of Economic Methodology, Vol. 5(1), June 1998: 1-21.
"Surveys", (with R. Goldfarb), in J.B. Davis, D.W.
Hands and U. Maki (Eds.), Handbook of Economic Methodology,
Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd., 1998.
“Testing the Efficiency of the NFL Betting Market,” (with S. Amundsen and H.O. Stekler), August 2001.
“Can Football Executives Predict Quarterback Performance?” (with H.O. Stekler and J. Coburn), June 2001.
“Measuring Externalities from Flu Vaccinations,” (with Tejwant Singh Datta and R. Goldfarb), January 2001.
“Early Controversies Concerning the Cobb-Douglas
Production Function: A Modern Evaluation,” (with J.W. Wilson), March 1999.