Professor Jeffrey M. Wooldridge (Michigan State University, U.S.A.) is a Distinguished Professor of Economics and Co-Director of Economics of Education Specialization at the Michigan State University. He received his doctorate in economics in 1986 from the University of California, San Diego. He has numerous publications in top international journals such as: American Economic Review, Econometrica, Econometric Theory, Journal of Econometrics and Journal of Applied Econometrics.
Professor Wooldridge is a fellow of the Econometric Society and of the Journal of Econometrics. Among other things, his awards include the Plura Scripset award from Econometric Theory, the Sir Richard Stone prize from the Journal of Applied Econometrics, and three teacher-of-the-year awards from the graduate economics association at MIT. He has also been an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow.
Personal Webpage: http://econ.msu.edu/faculty/wooldridge/
His outstanding CV includes the following books:
- Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach, fourth edition, Cincinnati, OH: South-Western College Publishing, 2009. (This book has also been translated in Chinese, Greek and Spanish)
- Econometric Analysis of Cross Section and Panel Data, second edition Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2010.
Professor Wooldridge is currently Co-Editor of the Journal of Econometric Methods and Associate Editor of Stata Journal.