Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Econometrics, Forecasting, Macroeconomics, Mathematical Economics, Monetary Economics, and Microeconomics

Research areas

Time-series Analysis, Macro-Econometric Modeling & Forecasting, Monetary Economics, and Financial Markets

Education

BA Managerial Economics Qazvin College of Economics, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran, 1976
MA Econometrics; Mathematical Economics University of Colorado, Boulder Colorado, United States, 1979
PhD Monetary Theory & Policy; Econometrics; Mathematical Economics, University of Colorado, Boulder Colorado, United States, 1982

Professional experience

Professor, American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2006-present
Associate Professor, American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2003-2005
Associate Professor, Economics Institute and University of Colorado at Boulder, USA, 1988-2002
Visiting Professor at various places including Colorado School of Mines, Metropolitan State College at Denver, University of Colorado at Denver, University of Denver, USA, 1986-2002
Conducted training programs for organizations such as the Malaysian Central Bank, the Central Bank of the Philippines, the Central Bank of Venezuela, the Ministry of the National Economy of Oman, and Bank Indonesia

Memberships

American Economic Association

Contact

hbaghestani@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2529