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Ejindu Ume

Assistant Professor

Economics


Profile

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. University of Alabama, Economics, 2014
  • M.A. Duke University, Economics, 2007
  • B.A. Eastern New Mexico University, Computer Information Systems, 2004

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Miami University (2014-Present)

Recent Publications

  • Reed, R.R. & Ume, E. (2018). Mortgage Recourse Provisions and Housing Prices. Regional Science and Urban Economics, forthcoming.
  • Ume, E. (2018). The Impact of Monetary Policy on Housing Market Activity: An Assessment using Sign Restrictions. Economic Modelling, 68, 23-31.
  • Boulware, K.D., Reed, R.R., & Ume, E. (2016). Human Capital Investment under Quasi-Geometric Discounting. Economics Bulletin, 36 (4), 1986-1992.
  • Reed, R.R. & Ume, E. (2016). Housing and Unemployment: The Search for the American Dream. Journal of Macroeconomics, 48, 72-86.
  • Boulware, K.D., Reed, R.R., & Ume, E. (2013). Time Inconsistency and the Long-Run Effects of Inflation. Economics Letters, 120 (2), 267-270.

Biography

Dr. Ume focuses his research pursuits on housing, monetary policy, banking, and other aspects pertaining to the field of macroeconomics. His studies have explored a variety of factors, such as mortgage recourse provisions, bank competition, time inconsistency, labor search, monetary policy transmission channels, labor supply adjustments, fiscal policy, and income inequality. Most of his research centers on developing general equilibrium models to explore topics brought into focus by the recent financial crisis.

Courses

  • FALL 2018
  • ECO 301 B MW 1:15-2:35, FSB 0032
  • ECO 301 C MW 2:40-4:10, FSB 0032
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Contact Information

Office Hours

  • T 1:00-3:00
  • W 4:30-5:30
  • And By Appointment

Links

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