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Hrishikesh D. Vinod

Professor of Economics
Director, Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy (IEEP)
Email: vinod@fordham.edu
Website

Rose Hill Campus: Dealy E-526
Phone: 718-817-4065

Education

PhD, Harvard University

Specialization

Econometrics

Biography

Dr. H.D. Vinod is a professor of Economics and director of the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. He received his PhD in Economics from Harvard University, has worked at Bell Laboratories for many years, and had been an expert witness in major anti-trust trials. He has published over a hundred articles in top journals in Econometrics and Statistics, including: Econometrica, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Management Science, American Economic Review, Review of Economics and Statistics, International Economic Review, Journal of Economic Literature, Journal of Business, Journal of Advertising Research, etc. He has edited special issues and refereed for many journals. Dr.Vinod's research has been cited by other researcher over 1537 times.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles
Maximum Entropy Bootstrap for Time Series: The meboot R-package, with Javier Lopez-de-Lacalle. American Statistical Association's Journal of Statistical Software, January 2009, Vol. 29 (5), www.jstatsoft.org/v29/i05/ pp. 1-15.

Ranking Mutual Funds Using Unconventional Utility Theory and Stochastic Dominance, Journal of Empirical Finance Vol. 11(3) 2004, pp. 353-377.

Verifying the Solution from a Nonlinear Solver: A Case Study, with B. D. McCullough, American Economic Review, 93(3), (June 2003) pp. 873-892.

Foundations of Statistical Inference Based on Numerical Roots of Robust Pivot Functions (Fellow's Corner), Journal of Econometrics, Vol.86, 1998, 387-396.

Econometrics of Joint Production, Econometrica, Vol. 36, April 1968, pp. 322-336.

Books and Book Chapters
Hands-On Matrix Algebra Using R: Active and Motivated Learning with Applications. (2011) World Scientific Publishers: Hackensack, NJ.

Advances in Social Science Research Using R,Ê (2010) Springer, New York (Editor: H. D. Vinod).

Hands-On Intermediate Econometrics Using R: Templates for Extending Dozens of Practical Examples. (2008) World Scientific Publishers: Hackensack, NJ.

Preparing for the Worst: Incorporating Downside Risk in Stock Market Investments. Ê New York: J. Wiley and Sons, Monograph with Derrick Reagle (2005).

Handbook of Statistics: Econometrics, Vol.11, co-editors: G. S. Maddala and C.R. Rao. New York: North Holland, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1993.