Dr Pei Kuang

Dr Pei Kuang

The Department of Economics
Lecturer in Macroeconomics

Contact details

Address
Department of Economics
University of Birmingham
UK
B152TT
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Dr Pei Kuang is Lecturer in Macroeconomics. He received his Ph.D. from the Goethe University Frankfurt (Germany) and joined the Department of Economics in August 2012. His research focuses on empirical and theoretical analysis of imperfect knowledge in Macro and Finance with an emphasis on macroeconomic policy making and issues related to expectation formation and learning.

Qualifications

 

  • PhD University of Frankfurt
  • MA University of Freiburg
  • BS Renmin University of China

Personal Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/peikuang2011/

Teaching

 

  • Advanced Macroeconomics (PhD)
  • International and European Monetary Issues (3rd year UG)
  • Supervision of PhD, Master and Bachelor dissertations

Research

Learning and Imperfect Information, Expectation Formations, Business Cycles, Monetary and Fiscal Policy, Chinese Economy

Publications

‘A Model of Housing and Credit Cycles with Imperfect Market Knowledge’, European Economic Review, Volume 70, August 2014, Pages 419–437.  

Illusory Profitability of Technical Analysis in Emerging Foreign Exchange Markets, (with Michael Schröder and Qingwei Wang), International Journal of Forecasting, Volume 39, Issue 2, April-June 2014, Pages 192-205

House Prices Booms and the Current Account, with Klaus Adam and Albert Marcet, NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2011, pp. 77 - 122

Discussion papers 

’Learning Dynamics with Data (Quasi-)Differencing’.

‘Long-Run Growth Uncertainty’, (with Kaushik Mitra)

‘Labor Market Dynamics with Searching Frictions and Fair Wage Considerations’, (with Tong Wang)