Gray Calhoun’s academic homepage

I’m Gray Calhoun, an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at Iowa State. I work on Econometric theory, especially time series and applications to forecasting and forecast evaluation. I graduated with a PhD from UC San Diego in 2009, where I worked with Graham Elliott and Allan Timmermann.

Email: «gcalhoun at iastate dot edu» (university) and «gray at clhn dot org» (personal email and IM)

Office: 467 Heady Hall, (515) 294-6271.

Links: Curriculum vitae, IDEAS, Google Scholar, LinkedIn, GitHub, and Twitter.

Also check out the Econometrics Free Library Project, a free/open-access textbook development project that you should contribute to.

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PhD Students on the 2014 job market

Anwen Yin (Econ PhD, Helle Bunzel and I are co-advisors)
CV, job market paper, homepage, LinkedIn.
Anwen’s taken a position as an Assistant Professor of Economics at Texas A&M International University and is no longer on the job market.

Matt Simpson (Econ and Stats PhD; Jarad Niemi and I are co-advisors)
CV, research, homepage.
Matt’s taken a postdoc at University of Missouri and is no longer on the job market.


Working papers