Distinguished Visitors Program

The Center aims to attract visiting internationally renowned scholars who will complement and enhance the research of the Center and its research programmes.  The aim is to finance visits of up to 3 months, with a minimum of 2 weeks. In most instances the visitor will be closely involved in one of the Center’s research programs.



Dr. Michael Binder

Professor of Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt

Chair for International Macroeconomics and Macroeconometrics

will be visiting the CAFE from February 27th - March 3rd, 2017.



Future visitors




Past visitors

Dr. Sean Holly

Executive Director of Research and University Reader

Professorial Fellow, Fitzwilliam College

Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge 

Will be visiting the CAFE from April 11-15, 2016.




Professor Marcelle Chauvet 

Professor of Economics

Department of Economics

University of California Riverside

Will be visitng CAFE on April 22, 2016.




Povilas Lastauskas

Fellow and Lecturer in Economics | Wolfson College

Director of Studies | St Edmund's College

Bye-Fellow | Fitzwilliam College

Will be visiting the CAFE from February 1–12, 2016



Dr. Vanessa Smith

Department of Economics

University of York 

Will be visiting the CAFE from January 20-February 4, 2016.


George Kapetanios

School of Economics and Finance
Queen Mary University of London

Visited CAFE April 7–17, 2015.

Presented "Time Varying Estimation and Inference with Application to Large Dimensional Covariance Estimation and Portfolio Management" on
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
KAP 319

Ron Smith

Professor of Applied Economics,
Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics,
Birkbeck University of London

Visited CAFE March 23–27, 2015.

Presented "The relationship between panel and synthetic control estimators of the effect of civil war" on
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
KAP 319

Natalia Bailey

School of Ecnomics and Finance,
Queen Mary University of London

Visited CAFE October 13–31, 2014. 

Adrian Pagan

Emeritus Professor
School of Economics, University of Sydney

Visited CAFE May 8–9, 2014.

Presented "Econometric Methods for Modelling Systems with a Mixture of I(1) and I(0) Variables"on
Friday, May 9, 2014
KAP 319

Vasilis Sarafidis

Senior Lecturer
Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics,
Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University

February 24–28, 2014.

Esfandiar Maasoumi

Distinguished Professor of Economics
Emory University

Presented "A Powerful Entropy Test For "Linearity" Against Nonlinearity In Time Series" on
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
KAP 319

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