Badi H. Baltagi

Distinguished Professor, Economics

Badi Baltagi

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426 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-1630
Office Hours:
By Appointment Only

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Katrina Fiacchi
(315) 443-9040

Curriculum Vitae
Badi Baltagi CV

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research


Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1979


Econometrics, health econometrics, wage curve, and gravity models

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Spring 2022

Not teaching


Badi H. Baltagi is Distinguished Professor of Economics and is a senior research associate in the Center for Policy Research. He has been with the Maxwell School at Syracuse University since 2005. He received a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1979. He was George Summey, Jr. Professor of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University, 1993-2005. He received the Distinguished Achievement Award in Research from the Association of Former Students at Texas A&M University (2002). Professor Baltagi was also visiting professor at the University of Arizona and the University of California, San Diego, and part-time chair at the University of Leicester, United Kingdom.

He is the author of several books including: “Econometric Analysis of Panel Data,” 6th edition (2021, Springer), 5th edition (2013, Wiley); and “Econometrics,” 5th edition (2011, Springer), and editor of “A Companion to Theoretical Econometrics” (2001, Blackwell); “Recent Developments in the Econometrics of Panel Data,” Volumes I and II (2002, Edward Elgar); “Nonstationary Panels, Panel Cointegration, and Dynamic Panels” (2000, Elsevier); “Panel Data Econometrics: Critical Concepts in Economics,” Four Volumes, (2015, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group), and the “Oxford Handbook of Panel Data” (2015, Oxford University Press). 

He is author or co-author of over 200 publications, all in leading economics journals, including: Econometrica, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Political Economy, The Review of Economics and Statistics, International Economic Review, Econometric Theory, Journal of Applied Econometrics, and Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, to mention a few. Professor Baltagi is editor of Economics Letters and associate editor of Econometric Reviews. He was also editor of Empirical Economics, (1999-2018), associate editor of Journal of Econometrics (1999-2018) and the replication editor for the Journal of Applied Econometrics (2003-2018).

He is a fellow of the Journal of Econometrics as well as Econometric Reviews and a recipient of the Multa and Plura Scripsit Awards from Econometric Theory. Professor Baltagi is also a fellow of the Advances in Econometrics and recipient of the Distinguished Authors Award from the Journal of Applied Econometrics. He is fellow, founding member and former director of the International Association for Applied Econometrics. He was the 2018 winner of the Kuwait Prize for Economics and Social Sciences. He is the series editor for Contributions to Economic Analysis (Emerald Publishing) as well as Advanced Studies in Theoretical and Applied Econometrics (Springer). He is a lifetime fellow of the Economic Research Forum of the MENA region. He is also Research Fellow, CESifo, Munich Society for the Promotion of Economic Research, since 2003; Research Fellow, Institute for Labor Research (IZA), Bonn, Germany, since 2002; and Global Labor Organization (GLO) Fellow. Professor Baltagi is a founding fellow and member of the Board of Directors of the Spatial Econometrics Association. He is also on the advisory board of the Journal of Spatial Econometrics. He is an elected fellow of the Society for Economic Measurement (SEM).


Selected Papers

Research Interests

Applied and Theoretical Econometrics