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Bill Griffiths

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Economics
business & economics
social sciences
economics
science & technology
physical sciences
mathematics
social sciences, mathematical methods
mathematical methods in social sciences
statistics & probability
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Prof

Bill Griffiths

 
Division
Business And Economics
 
Primary Interest
Inference for Income Distributions
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Prof

Bill Griffiths

 

Bill is Professor of Econometrics at the University of Melbourne, a position he has held since 2001. At the University of Melbourne he has also served as Head (2013-2015), and Deputy Head (2002-2007), of the Department of Economics, Director of the Centre for Microeconometrics (2004-2009), and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies (2005-2007).

Prior to joining the University of Melbourne, he was Professor of Econometrics at the University of New England for 14 years and Head of New England’s Department of Econometrics for a total of 12 years. He has held visiting appointments at Louisiana State University and at the Universities of Georgia (Athens), Illinois (Champaign-Urbana), and California (Berkeley). He was elected Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in 1995, and has served as a member of the ARC College of Experts (2007-9).
Bill has co-authored several leading econometrics books covering a range that includes a research handbook, a PhD level text, a Masters level text and an undergraduate text. Working within the general area of econometric methodology, he has made research contributions in a number of areas including estimation and hypothesis testing for heteroskedastic error models, specification and estimation of microeconometric production functions, Bayesian inference, demand modelling and estimation, and estimation and analysis of income distributions. Top ranking journals in which his publications have appeared include Journal of Econometrics, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, and American Journal of Agricultural Economics. His books and journal articles have attracted over 12,500 Google Scholar citations.

Projects

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Projects

Project Types


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Research Grant


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Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

1970

Gamma-Sigma-Delta Honor Award

The Honor Society of Agriculture

1969

CIC Travelling Scholar

University of Chicago

1967

Fulbright Scholar

University of Illinois

1967

University of Illinois Graduate Fellowship, 1967-1970

University of Illinois

1995

FASSA - Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Economics

Member

International Society for Bayesian Analysis

Member

The Econometric Society

Member

American Statistical Association

Member

Economic Society of Australia and NZ

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Illinois

Bachelor of Agricultural Economics

University of New England