Dr. Yochanan Shachmurove is Professor of Economics at the City College of the City University of New York, a member of the faculty of the Ph.D Program in Economics at the Graduate Center of The City University of New York, and a member of the visiting faculty at The University of Pennsylvania. He has worked with Harvard Institute for International Development advising the government of Ukraine with regards to its macroeconomic policies, including energy and natural resources issues. He has served as a Guest Editor for three special issues of the International Journal of Business, two of them dealing with Financial Markets of the Middle East, and one co-edited with Nobel Laureate Professor Lawrence Klien about the BRICs (Brazilian, Russian, Indian and Chinese economies), and as a Guest Editor for two issues of the Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance and Business Ventures. He is the Editor of the Proceedings of the Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance, 2002. He has been an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Business, the Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance and Business Ventures, and formerly served as an Associate Editor of The American Economist. Dr. Shachmurove has taught at leading institutions, such as the University of Pennsylvania, Harvard University, Temple University, Indiana University – Indianapolis, University of Minnesota, National University of Kiev – Mohyla Academy, Ukraine; New Economic School, Russia; and Bar- Ilan and Tel - Aviv universities in Israel. He has been awarded two Fulbright Senior Specialist awards in China in 2004 and in Poland in 2003-2004. Dr. Shachmurove has published extensively in the areas of economics and finance with more than 73-refereed papers and more than 62 papers accepted for presentation at professional meetings throughout the world.
His papers are published in journals including among others, Kyklos, Public Choice, The Manchester Journal, Review of International Economics, The World Economy, Journal of Policy Modeling, The Journal of Energy and Development, Comparative Economic Studies, Justice Quarterly, Papers in Regional Science, Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, Applied Economics, Global Finance Journal, Applied Financial Economics, Journal of Futures Markets, International Journal of Manpower, International Migration, and International Trade Journal.
Professor Shachmurove has been awarded grants from, among others, the Kauffman Foundation (several grants), The U.S.A’s State Department, The Institute for International Education Research (several grants), The Eurasia Foundation, Ukraine, Russia and the U.S.A.; University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Economic Research, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Analytic Research in Economics and the Social Sciences, The New Economic School, Moscow Russia, The Kasierer Institute for Research in Accounting, the Israeli Institute of Accounting Research, The European University Institute, Indiana Department of Commerce, and the Hudson Institute.
Professor Shachmurove’s main research interests are in applied econometrics (including vector auto regressions, Bayesian vector auto regressions, emulative neural networks, non-linear deterministic systems, and chaos), international economics, industrial organization, entrepreneurial finance, advanced futures and options.
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