Thesis: Two Essays in Time Series Analysis
Professional Society Memberships and Affiliations
President-Elect (2006), National Association of Forensic Economists (NAFE) and Charter Member, former Mid-West Vice President and Board of Directors Member, 2003-2005; Econometric Society; American Economic Association; American Statistical Association; Institute of Mathematical Statistics; Royal Statistical Society (London); American Academy of Economic and Financial Experts; National Association of Business Economists; Society for American Baseball Research.
1989 - Faculty member (adjunct), De Paul University.
Courses Taught: Economics for Decision making; Money, Banking, and Economic Activity; Statistical Analysis (in MBA program); Business and Economic Forecasting and Applied Time Series and Forecasting (in the MA program in the Economics Department. Periods of most active status 1981-1991 and 2000-.)
1980-1985 - Assistant Professor,
1976-1980 - Assistant Professor, Graduate
1976 - Visiting Instructor,
1971- 1972 -
Other Academic Activities
Referee for the leading academic journals and organizations in economics, econometrics, and statistics, including: Econometrica; Journal of Political Economy; Journal of Econometrics; International Economic Review; Journal of Business; Journal of the American Statistical Association; and The Journal of Legal Economics.
Referee for book publishers, including Oxford University Press and Prentice Hall, Inc.
Referee for National Science Foundation.
2003 - Board Member, National Association of Forensic Economics and
1988 - President, Legal Econometrics, Inc.
1988-1995 - Statistician and economist engaged in baseball salary arbitration preparation and consultation.
1985-1988 - Vice President, R.C.F., Inc. Econometric methods and economics consulting.
1981 - Economics consultants for attorneys; services included providing present value calculations in personal injury/wrongul death cases; copyright infringement evaluation; and asset evaluations involving foreign denominated assets, business profits, and employment law issues.
1982-1987 - Officer in Association of Personal Computer Users (APCU), a professional micro computer group; University of Chicago I.B.M. PC User Group President, 1982-1985; APCU President, 1985-1987.
1984-1990 - Co-chairman and Chairman, Committee on Computerization, Society of Marican Baseball Resurch.
1977 - Economics consultant --time series analysis, forensic economics, and forecasting.
1973-1976 - Consultant, Federal Reserve Bank of
1971 - Assistant Economic Affairs Officer, United Nations Conference on
Trade and Development (UNCTAD)