Nam Vu

Assistant Professor



Academic Background

  • Ph.D. in Economics, Vanderbilt University
  • M.S. in Economics, Vanderbilt University
  • B.A. in Mathematics and Economics, Wittenberg University

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor - Miami University, Department of Economics: Fall 2015-Present

Recent Publications

  • Stock Market Volatility and International Business Cycle Dynamics: Evidence from OECD Economies - Journal of International Money and Finance (2015)
  • International Spillovers of U.S. Financial Volatility Journal of International Money and Finance (2019) - with Kimberly Berg

Honors & Awards

  • Kirk Dornbush Summer Research Grants, Vanderbilt University, 2012 and 2013
  • Faculty Collaboration Grants, Vanderbilt University, 2013
  • Vanderbilt University Economics Fellowship, August 2010 - August 2015
  • University Honors Fellows, 2007-2010
  • Economics Award, Class of 2010, Wittenberg University


I am a macroeconomist with specializations in international finance, macroeconomics, and applied time-series econometrics. My research interests revolve around issues related to international business cycles, monetary and fiscal policy, and financial uncertainty.


  • SPRING 2019
  • ECO 317 C MW 1:15-2:35, FSB 0003
  • ECO 420U A MW 2:50-4:10, FSB 0003

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • MW 10:00-11:30
  • By Appointment


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