Dr Jacinta Pires

Economics and Management
Lecturer in Economics


BSc, MSc, Ph.D.

Academic Background

MSc in Economics, University of Leicester; Ph.D. in Economics, University of Leicester; Tutorial Assistant, University of Leicester, 1998-2002; Teaching Fellow, University of Leicester, 2002-2003;
Lecturer, joint position at St Hilda's and Christ Church, Oxford,
2003-2004; Lecturer in Christ Church 2003-present

Undergraduate Teaching

Introductory Economics
Economics of OECD Countries
Money and Banking
Quantitative Economics

Research Interests

Time Series Modelling, Data Revisions, Expectations and Survey Data, Monetary
Policy, Fiscal Policy

Publications include:

"Are US Output Expectations Unbiased? A Cointegrated VAR Analysis in Real
Time", (with D. Papaikonomou), Economics Letters, Vol. 92, 2006.

"Public Sector Debt Dynamics: The Persistence and Sources of Shocks to Debt in 10 EU Countries", (with M. Antonini and K. Lee), Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 45, 2013.