A. Craig Burnside

A. Craig Burnside

Mary Grace Wilson Professor

External Address: 
213G Social Sciences, Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708-0097
(919) 660-1808

Burnside’s fields of specialization include macroeconomics and international finance. His recent research focuses on foreign exchange markets, empirical methods in finance, and the behavior of prices in housing markets. He has published articles in a number of academic journals, including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies, and the Review of Financial Studies. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, a member of the Board of Editors of the American Economic Review, and was previously co-editor of the Canadian Journal of Economics (2007-10), Associate Editor for the Review of Economics and Statistics (2012-15), and Associate Editor for the Journal of Money Credit and Banking (2003-11).


  • Ph.D., Northwestern University 1991
  • M.A., Northwestern University 1990
  • B.A., University of British Columbia 1985