Ingmar Prucha

Distinguished University Professor

Ingmar R. Prucha is a Distiguished University Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Maryland. He received his PhD in mathematical economics from the University of Technology in Vienna in 1977. He also received a post-graduate degree in economics from the Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna.

Professor Prucha's research interests are in theoretical and applied econometrics. His current research interests in theoretical econometrics include cross-section models and static/dynamic panel-data models with cross-sectional/spatial interactions, dynamic nonlinear time series models, and maximum likelihood and GMM estimation theory. His applied work focuses on the determinants of dynamic factor demand, including investment in physical and R&D capital, and productivity. He teaches in the area of econometrics.

Professor Prucha is Associate Editor of Econometric Theory, the Journal of Econometrics, and Regional Science and Urban Economics, and is a member of the editorial board of Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences.

Areas of Interest:
  • Theoretical Econometrics
  • Applied Econometrics
CV: Prucha CV
Degrees
  • Ph.D. Mathematical Economics, University of Technology in Vienna, 1977
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
ECON709 Advanced Topics in Applied and Theoretical Macroeconomics Spring 2017
ECON828 Workshop in Econometrics Spring 2017
ECON624 Econometrics II Spring 2017
ECON722 Econometrics IV Spring 2017
ECON709 Advanced Topics in Applied and Theoretical Macroeconomics Fall 2016
ECON709 Advanced Topics in Applied and Theoretical Macroeconomics Spring 2016
ECON828 Workshop in Econometrics Spring 2016
ECON624 Econometrics II Spring 2016 Syllabus
ECON722 Econometrics IV Spring 2016 Syllabus
  • Ingmar Prucha
3147A Tydings Hall
Department of Economics
Phone: (301) 405-3499
Email: prucha@econ.umd.edu
Office Hours:
Thursday 3:00-5:00 PM (and by appointment)