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Alan M. Taylor

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, Harvard University, 1992.
  • B.A. (Honors), Mathematical Tripos, King's College, Cambridge, U.K., 1987

About

Alan M. Taylor has expertise in finance, macroeconomics, international economics and economic history. In addition to his UC Davis faculty appointments, he is a Research Associate with National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA; a Research Fellow with the Centre for Economic Policy Research, London; and a Co-Editor of the Journal of International Economics.

Research Focus

Professor Taylor conducts research in finance, macroeconomics, international economics, and economic history.

Selected Publications

  • Jordà, Ò., M. Schularick, and A. M. Taylor. "Sovereigns Versus Banks: Credit, Crises, and Consequences." Journal of the European Economic Association (forthcoming).
  • Estevadeordal, A., and A. M. Taylor. "Is the Washington Consensus Dead? Growth, Openness, and the Great Liberalization, 1970s–2000s." Review of Economics and Statistics 95 (December 2013): 1669–90.
  • Jordà, Ò., M. Schularick, and A. M. Taylor. "When Credit Bites Back: Leverage, Business Cycles, and Crises." Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking 45 (December 2013): 3–28.
  • O'Rourke, K. H., and A. M. Taylor. "Cross of Euros." Journal of Economic Perspectives 27 (Summer 2013): 167–92.
  • Schularick, M., and A. M. Taylor. "Credit Booms Gone Bust: Monetary Policy, Leverage Cycles, and Financial Crises, 1870–2008." American Economic Review 102 (April 2012): 1029–61.

Teaching

Alan M. Taylor teaches ECN 235A Macroeconomics; ECN 160B International Macroeconomics; and MGT 202 Business Government and the international Economy.

Awards

  • Houblon-Norman/George Fellow, Bank of England, 2009–10
  • Fellow, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 2004
  • Chancellor’s Fellow, University of California, Davis, 2001–06
  • Resident Scholar, Rockefeller Foundation, Bellagio Study and Conference Center, 2001
  • National Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University, 1997-98