Faculty & Research

Giovanni Urga

Position(s):

Professor of Finance & Econometrics
Director, Centre for Econometric Analysis (February 2004-present)

Director, PhD Programme (August 2002-July 2005)
Scientific Coordinator, Marie Curie Programme (2001-2005)

Qualifications:

PhD (Oxford), BSc Economics (Pavia University, Italy)

Faculty:

Finance

Expertise:

Econometric modelling, emerging capital markets, econometric methodology, panel data econometrics,financial econometrics, investment, modelling structural breaks, modelling common stochastic trends, transition economies stock market.

Telephone:

+44 (0) 20 7040 8698

Fax:

+44 (0) 20 7040 8881

Room:

5074

E-mail:

g.urga@city.ac.uk

Background

Giovanni Urga joined Cass in July 1999 as Senior Lecturer in Financial Econometrics. He was promoted to Reader in May 2001 and to Full Professor in May 2002. His teaching includes Advanced Financial Econometrics, Advanced Econometric Analysis of Financial mnarkets, Advanced Financial Modelling and Forecasting, Econometric Methods, and Stationary and non-Stationary Panel Data Econometrics. Since 1992, he has been Visiting Professor in Econometrics at the Economics Department of Bergamo University (Italy). He was Research Fellow at London Business School (1994-1999), Visiting Lecturer at New Economic School in Moscow (1996-1999), Lecturer at Queen Mary and Westfield College in London (1992-1994), and Research Officer at the Institute of Economic and Statistics in Oxford (1991-1992).

View the Cass Experts Online entry for Giovanni Urga