Steven Kyle

Steven Kyle

Associate Professor

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Faculty Area

Interdisciplinary Themes

  • Behavioral Economics and Decision Research
  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Technology
  • Business of Food

Faculty Expertise

  • Applied Economics
  • Finance
  • Tourism
  • Investments
  • Emerging Markets
  • Environmental, Energy and Resource Economics and Policy
  • Ethics
  • Finance
  • Global Business
  • International and Development Economics and Policy
  • Investments
  • Economic Policy
  • Monetary Policy
  • Fiscal Policy
  • Exchange Rates
  • Inflation
  • Unemployment
  • Business cycle

Contact

Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
607.255.2104
sck5@cornell.edu
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Biography

Steven Kyle is an associate professor at the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management. He works in the areas of macroeconomic policy, both in the U.S. and in low-income countries. Recent work has included studies of the economies of Portuguese-speaking African countries, the outlook for the U.S. economy, and issues in the management of transition economies in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Professor Kyle currently teaches two courses, Introduction to Economics of Development (2350) and Hot Economic Topics in the News Today (2800). This last course is currently being expanded to become one of the new Grand Challenge writing courses. Over the past 6 to 7 years Kyle has developed and taught at least 6 new courses. At one point he was averaging one new course every year.


Selected Publications

  • Kyle, Steven. "Mineral Revenues and Macroeconomic Policy in Kazakhstan" Sovereign Funds: Fiscal Framework, Governance Structure and Investment, Ed. Donghyun, Ed. Ana Jul. Central Banking Publications. (2016)
  • Kyle, Steven. "Essays on the Market Value of Developing Country Debt". Harvard University. (1985)
  • Minten, B; Kyle, Steven. "The Effect of Distance and Road Quality on Food Prices, Marketing Margins, and Traders' Wages: Evidence from Zaire" Journal of Development Economics. 60 (1999): 467-495

Awards and Honors

  • Pan American Medal for Distinction in Latin American Studies (1977)
  • Allyn Young Teaching Prize in Economics (1983)
  • Aaron S. Salant Fellow (1983) Harvard University
  • Elected Co-chair (1983) Harvard Graduate Economics Association
  • Grant for Research in Development Economics (1984) Chenery Fund

Recent Courses

  • AEM 9900 - Doctoral-Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 4640 - Economics of Agricultural Development
  • AEM 7900 - Graduate-Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 2800 - Hot Economic Issues in the News Today
  • AEM 7000 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 4970 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 1300 - Introduction to Macroeconomic Theory and Policy
  • AEM 2350 - Introduction To The Economics Of Development
  • AEM 8900 - Master's Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 4990 - Undergraduate Research

Academic Degrees

  • Ph D Harvard University, 1985
  • MA Harvard University, 1983
  • BA Swarthmore College, 1977

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