Dr Atanas Christev
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- Econometric models of firm adjustment in transition, including dynamic labour demand, asymmetric adjustment costs, employment and wage mobility
- Unemployment dynamics
- Dynamic monopsony models
(2010) 'Learnability of E-stable Equilibria', HW Economics Research Group Discussion Paper.
(2008) Trade Liberalization and Employment Effects in Ukraine, Comparative Economic Studies. 50(2) pp. 318-340
Atanas Christev graduated from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania in 1994 and received a PhD in economics from Kansas State University in 2003. He is currently Lecturer in Economics at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK (since 2002).
His research focuses on econometric models of firm adjustment in transition, including dynamic labour demand, asymmetric adjustment costs, employment and wage mobility; unemployment dynamics, and dynamic monopsony models.
In addition, he has worked on learning and rationality in macroeconomics, and time-series econometrics.