Faculty Biography

Edouard Wemy

Edouard Wemy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

Office: Jonas Clark Hall room 224
Phone: (508) 793-7281
Email: ewemy@clarku.edu


Curriculum Vita


Dr. Wemy is originally from Burkina Faso.  He received his B.A. in Economics and Mathematics at Ohio Dominican University, and his Ph.D. in Economics in 2015 from Emory University.

Dr. Wemy is an active member of the American Economics Association and a fellow of the Diversity Initiative for Tenure in Economics (DITE) - an NSF funded program aimed at increasing the representation of minorities in the economics field.

Current Research and Teaching

Dr. Wemy's research interests are in macroeconomics and time series with applications in business cycles and total factor productivity and the emphasis on the importance of technological progress embodied in capital equipment.  He teaches macroeconomics at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Publications

 

"Investment-Specific Technology Changes:  The Source of Anticipated TFP Fluctuations."  with Chen Kaiji. 2015. European Economic Review 80, 230-252.

Work in Progress

"Technological Diffusion as a Source of Capital prices Dynamics"

"The Cyclicality of the Labor Income Share and the Investment-Specific Technology (IST) Shock."