Globalization & Monetary Policy Institute
Marianne Baxter is a professor of economics at Boston University. Her research interests include macroeconomics, international economics and finance. Baxter's current work studies the effect of alternative monetary policy rules in highly integrated, globalized industrial economies. She previously taught at the Universities of Virginia, Rochester and California, Santa Barbara. She also served on the president's advisory committee at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and has been a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Banks of Richmond, New York, Chicago and Minneapolis. Baxter received a B.A. in economics and statistics from the University of Rochester and her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago.
Michael Bordo is professor of economics and director of the Center for Monetary and Financial History at Rutgers University. He has held previous academic positions at the University of South Carolina and Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. He has been a visiting professor at the University of California, Los Angeles; Carnegie Mellon University; Princeton University; Harvard University; and Cambridge University, where he was Pitt Professor of American History and Institutions. Bordo has been a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund, Federal Reserve Banks of St. Louis and Cleveland, the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, the Bank of Canada, the Bank of England and the Bank for International Settlements. He also is a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. He has published many articles in leading journals and 10 books on monetary economics and monetary history. He is editor of a series of books for Cambridge University Press: Studies in Macroeconomic History. He has a BA from McGill University, a MSc (economics) from the London School of Economics and a PhD from the University of Chicago.
W. Michael Cox is director of the O'Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom at Southern Methodist University's Cox School of Business and former senior vice president and chief economist at the Dallas Fed. He is author of a host of essays and reports that have received extensive attention from leading publications including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and USA Today. He is also widely published in the nations's leading economic journals. Cox received an undergraduate degree in business and economics from Hendrix College and a Ph.D in economics from Tulane University.
Mario Crucini is a professor of economics at Vanderbilt University, a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, co-director of the Centers for International Price Research and president-elect of the International Economics and Finance Society. He serves as co-editor of the Canadian Journal of Economics and associate editor of the Journal of Monetary Economics. He received his MA and PhD from the University of Rochester and an honors BA from the University of Western Ontario in Canada. He has held faculty appointments at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Ohio State University; Stern School of Business, New York University and Melbourne Business School. His research focuses on international business-cycle transmission, microeconomic and macroeconomic aspects of international price determination and the role of commercial policy during the Great Depression. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation and appears in the leading peer-reviewed journals of the profession.
Michael B. Devereux is professor of economics at the University of British Columbia and a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C. He is widely published in leading economic journals and is associate editor of the International Journal of Central Banking. He received a B.A. in economics and politics and an M.A. in economics from University College, Dublin, and Ph.D. from Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario.
Charles Engel is professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin—Madison and a research associate of the NBER. He has written extensively on exchange rate determination. He is currently co-editor of the Journal of International Economics and has been a visitor or consultant to many central banks, including the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, De Nederlandsche Bank, Reserve Bank of Australia, Bank of England and several Federal Reserve Banks. He received a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Ph.D. from University of California—Berkeley.
Karen Lewis is the Joseph and Ida Sondheim Professor in International Economics and Finance at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School. In that position, she also serves as codirector of the Weiss Center for International Financial Research. She has served as associate editor for a host of publications and is regularly cited for her work in international financial markets and monetary economics. Lewis received a B.A. from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.
Francis E. Warnock is associate professor of business administration at the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia. He is currently a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a research associate at the Institute for International Integration Studies at Trinity College Dublin. He was recently a consultant at the International Monetary Fund and a research fellow at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. In addition, he served for several years as senior economist in the International Finance Division at the Federal Reserve Board. Warnock received a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.