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Nam Vu

Assistant Professor

Economics


Profile

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

  • "Did the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Help Counties Most Affected by the Great Recession?" (2021) Review of Economic Dynamics - with Mario J. Crucini
  • "Housing Wealth Reallocation between Subprime and Prime Borrowers During Recessions." (2021) Macroeconomic Dynamics - with Ayse Sapci
  • "Asymmetric Effects of Sectoral Shifts under Low and High Uncertainty." (2021) Economic Inquiry - with Kimberly A. Berg
  • "Electrification, Telecommunications, and the Finance-growth Nexus: Evidence from Firm-level Data."(2021) Energy Economics - with Christopher A. Cotter and Peter L. Rousseau
  • "International Effects of Corporate Tax Cuts on Income Distribution." (2020) Review of International Economics - with Siraj G. Bawa
  • "Price Flexibility and Output Volatility under Menu Costs." (2020) Macroeconomic Dynamics.
  • "International Effects of Stock Market Dispersion." (2020) Southern Economic Journal - with Jiayu Wu (Miami, B.A. Class of 2018)
  • "International Spillovers of U.S. Financial Volatility." (2019) Journal of International Money and Finance - with Kimberly A. Berg
  • "Stock Market Volatility and International Business Cycle Dynamics: Evidence from OECD Economies." (2015) Journal of International Money and Finance

Honors & Awards

  • FSB Summer Research Grants, Miami University, 2020
  • 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

Biography

Dr. Nam T. Vu received a Ph.D. in Economics from Vanderbilt University and is currently an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Farmer School of Business. Dr. Vu is a macroeconomist with specializations in international finance, macroeconomics, and applied time-series econometrics. Dr. Vu teaches courses in macroeconomic theory and financial crises. His research interests revolve around issues related to international business cycles, monetary and fiscal policy, and financial uncertainty.

Courses

  • FALL 2022
  • ECO 202 I MW 6:00-7:20, FSB 0019
  • ECO 420U A MW 4:25-5:45, FSB 0005
Nam Vu

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • MW 3:00-4:00
  • And by Appointment

Links

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