Stock, James

Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy

James Stock is an economist with research interests in empirical macroeconomics, monetary policy, and energy and environmental policy, including carbon pricing and renewable fuel policy.

About James Stock

J. Stock

James Stock is the Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and member of the faculty at the Harvard Kennedy School. Stock’s research areas include empirical macroeconomics, monetary policy, econometric methods, and energy and environmental policy.

He is Co-Editor of the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity and is a coauthor with Mark Watson of a leading introductory econometrics textbook and is a member of various professional boards.

Professor Stock previously served as Managing Editor of the Review of Economics and Statistics from 1992-2003, as Chair of the Harvard Economics Department from 2007-2009, as Co-Editor of Econometrica from 2009-2012, and as Member of President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers from 2013-2014.

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