Harry Kelejian

Professor Emeritus

Harry Kelejian received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin in 1968. Before coming to Maryland, he held academic positions at Princeton and New York Universities. He has also been a Visiting Professor at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna, Austria (1979, 2005,2006); at the Australian National University in Canberra (1982); and at the University of Konstanz in Germany (1997). He was selected in 1995 for the Prentice Hall of Fame Economist Series.

His research interest has focused on both applied and theoretical econometrics. Some of his recent publications include: "Panel Data Models with Spatially Correlated Error Components" (with M. Kapor and I. Prucha), Journal of Econometrics, forthcoming; ``HAC Estimation in a Spatial Framework", (with I. Prucha), forthcoming in Journal of Econometrics; "Instrumental Variable Estimation of Spatial Autoregressive Models with Autoregressive Disturbances: Large and Small Sample Results" (with I. Prucha and Y. Yuzefovich), in Advances in Econometrics, Vol. 18: "Spatial Spatiotemporal Econometrics (K. Pace and J. LeSage, eds.), Elsevier, 2004; "Estimation of Simultaneous Systems of Spatially Interrelated Cross Sectional Equations" (with I. Prucha), Journal of Econometrics, 2004; "On the Asymptotic Distribution of the Moran I test Statistic with Applications", (with I. Prucha), Journal of Econometrics, 2001.

Areas of Interest:
  • Econometrics
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1105B Morrill Hall
Department of Economics
Phone: (301) 405-3492
Email: kelejian@econ.umd.edu