Director of the
Viessmann European Research Centre &
Professor, Department of Economics WLU
Contact InformationEmail: [email protected]
Phone: 519.884.0710 ext.2491
Fax: 519.888.1015 (519)884.5922 (VERC)
In 1999 he was Erskine Fellow at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand and in 2009 was William Evans Fellow at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. He was WLU”s University Research Professor for the academic year 2000-2001, and became the Director of the Viessmann European Research Centre in July 2005 [http://www.wlu.ca/viessmann]. On January 10th, 2008 he was named to the C.D. Howe Institute”s Monetary Policy Council (www.cdhowe.org/index.cfm) where he is also a Research Fellow since August 2010.
In 2008 he was chairholder of the Bundesbank Foundation of International Monetary Economics at the Freie Universitat, Berlin. In December 2008 he became a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI). In September 2009 he was appointed to a three year term as a member of the Czech National Bank”s Research Advisory Committee.
Impact of monetary and fiscal policies; time series modelling; forecasting.