Professor Gary Koop

Economics

Personal statement

Gary Koop is a Professor of Economics at the University of Strathclyde. His research speciality is Bayesian econometrics and he is willing to supervise PhD students in this field.  Information about Gary can be found on his website:

 

https://sites.google.com/site/garykoop/

Publications

Regional output growth in the United Kingdom : more timely and higher frequency estimates from 1970
Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Mitchell James, Poon Aubrey
Journal of Applied Econometrics (2019)
Identifying noise shocks
Benati Luca, Chan Joshua, Eisenstat Eric, Koop Gary
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, pp. 1-27 (2019)
Bayesian Econometric Methods
Chan Joshua, Koop Gary, Poirier Dale J, Tobias Justin L
(2019)
UK regional nowcasting using a mixed frequency Vector Autoregressive model with entropic tilting
Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Mitchell James
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1111/rssa.12491
An empirical assessment of recent challenges in today's financial markets
Beckmann Joscha, Czudaj Robert L, Koop Gary
Scottish Journal of Political Economy Vol 66, pp. 1-4 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1111/sjpe.12204
Nowcasting using mixed frequency methods : an application to the Scottish economy
Allan Grant, Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Smith Paul
Sankhya B (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1007/s13571-018-0181-2

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Professional activities

Exchange Rate Predictability and Dynamic Bayesian Learning
Speaker
7/11/2020
External Examiner on PhD
Examiner
11/11/2019
Regional Output Growth in the United Kingdom: More Timely and Higher Frequency Estimates From 1970
Speaker
16/10/2019
Inducing Sparsity and Shrinkage in Time-Varying Parameter Models
Speaker
10/10/2019
“Variational Bayesian Inference in Large Vector Autoregressions with Hierarchical Shrinkage"
Speaker
1/3/2019
Computation and Econometrics Workshop, Graduate Research Institute for Policy Studies
Keynote speaker
27/2/2019

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Projects

Macroeconomic Forecasting in Turbulent Times
Koop, Gary (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2010 - 30-Jan-2013
REGIME-SWITCHING AND STRUCTURAL BREAKS IN CO-INTEGRATED MACROECONOMIC MODELS
Koop, Gary (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2007 - 30-Jan-2010
Regime-switching and Structural Breaks in Cointegrated Macroeconomic Models
Koop, Gary (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2006 - 30-Jan-2008

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