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GFCB Economics Staff - Alex Lebedinsky

Alex Lebedinsky

Alex Lebedinsky

Department Chair and Professor - Economics

Office:  Grise Hall 432
Phone:  270-745-3150


Applied Macroeconomics Theory

Applied Statistical Methods

Financial Data Modeling

Data Methods in Economics


Ph.D., Georgetown University, Economics, 2004

M.A., Western Kentucky University, Economics, 1997

B.B.A., Ternopil Academy of National Economy, Management, 1994


Dr. Lebedinsky is a Hays Watkins Research Fellow at Gordon Ford College of Business. His research interests include empirical finance, asset pricing, quantitative methods in economics, economic development, and education economics. His papers have appeared in Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, The Journal of Economics, and Contemporary Economic Policy. He has also published several papers outside economics discipline, including European Journal of Operational Research, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, and Journal of Difference Equations and Applications. He won the college Teaching Award in 2014 and a college Student Advisement Award in 2012. Before joining WKU he worked as a consultant at the World Bank.

Areas of Expertise

  • Econometrics
  • International Finance
  • Asset Pricing

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