Prof Campbell Leith

Campbell Leith, May 13
  • Professor of Macroeconomics (Economics)

telephone: 01413303702
email: Campbell.Leith@glasgow.ac.uk

Rm 307d
Economics
Gilbert Scott Building
Glasgow G12 8QQ


Research and teaching interests

Macroeconomic Theory, Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy

Biography

Campbell joined Economics at Glasgow as a lecturer in May 1999.  He previously held positions at the Universities of Strathclyde and Exeter.  He holds degrees from the Universities of Strathclyde, Glasgow and Exeter.

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Number of items: 24.

2013

Bi, H., Leeper, E.M., and Leith, C. (2013) Uncertain fiscal consolidations. Economic Journal, 123 (566). F31-F63. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/ecoj.12011)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2013) Fiscal sustainability in a new Keynesian model. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 45 (8). pp. 1477-1516. ISSN 0022-2879 (doi:10.1111/jmcb.12060)

2012

Leith, C., Moldovan, I., and Rossi, R. (2012) Optimal monetary policy in a new Keynesian model with habits in consumption. Review of Economic Dynamics, 15 (3). pp. 416-435. ISSN 1094-2025 (doi:10.1016/j.red.2012.03.001)

Bi, H., Leeper, E.M., and Leith, C.B. (2012) Uncertain fiscal consolidations. Working Paper. National Bureau of Economic Research.

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2012) Fiscal sustainability in a new Keynesian model - additional appendix. (Unpublished)

2011

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2011) Discretionary policy in a monetary union with sovereign debt. European Economic Review, 55 (1). pp. 93-117. ISSN 0014-2921 (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2010.11.007)

2009

Kirsanova, T., Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2009) Monetary and fiscal policy interaction: the current consensus assignment in the light of recent developments. Economic Journal, 119 (541). F482-F496. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-0297.2009.02317.x)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2009) Electoral uncertainty, the deficit bias and the electoral cycle in a New Keynesian economy. Discussion Paper. Oxford University Press.

Haruyama, T., and Leith, C. (2009) Unemployment and the productivity slowdown: an effciency wage perspective. Japanese Economic Review, 61 (3). pp. 301-319. ISSN 1352-4739 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-5876.2009.00492.x)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2009) Taylor rules in the open economy. European Economic Review, 53 (8). pp. 971-995. ISSN 0014-2921 (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2009.04.009 )

2008

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2008) Interactions between monetary and fiscal policy under flexible exchange rates. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 32 (9). pp. 2854-2882. ISSN 0165-1889 (doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2007.11.005 )

Leith, C., and von Thadden, L. (2008) Monetary and fiscal policy interactions in a New Keynesian model with capital accumulation and non-Ricardian consumers. Journal of Economic Theory, 140 (1). pp. 279-313. ISSN 0022-0531 (doi:10.1016/j.jet.2007.07.005 )

2007

Leith, C, and Malley, J (2007) Estimated open economy New Keynesian Phillips curves for the G7. Open Economies Review, 18 . pp. 405-426. ISSN 0923-7992 (doi:10.1007/s11079-007-9008-x)

Leith, C., and Malley, J. (2007) A sectoral analysis of price-setting behavior in US manufacturing industries. Review of Economics and Statistics, 89 . pp. 335-342. ISSN 0034-6535 (doi:10.1162/rest.89.2.335)

2006

Andrés, J., Doménech, R., and Leith, C. (2006) Fiscal policy, macroeconomic stability and finite horizons. Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 53 (1). pp. 72-89. ISSN 0036-9292 (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9485.2005.00371.x)

Kirsanova, T., Leith, C, and Wren-Lewis, S (2006) Should central banks target consumer prices or the exchange rate? Economic Journal, 116 (512). F208-F231. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-0297.2006.01097.x)

Kirsanova, T., Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2006) Optimal debt policy. In: Ayuso-i-Casals, J., Deroose, S., Flores, E. and Moulin, L. (eds.) The Role of Fiscal Rules and Institutions in Shaping Budgetary Outcomes. Series: Economic Papers (275). European Commission Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs, Brussels, pp. 269-296. ISBN 9789279046285

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2006) Compatibility between monetary and fiscal policy under EMU. European Economic Review, 50 . pp. 1529-1556. ISSN 0014-2921 (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2005.04.003)

2005

Leith, C, and Malley, J (2005) Estimated general equilibrium models for the evaluation of monetary policy in the US and Europe. European Economic Review, 49 . pp. 2137-2159. (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2004.09.010)

Leith, C, and Wren-Lewis, S (2005) Fiscal stabilization policy and fiscal institutions. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 21 . pp. 584-597. (doi:10.1093/oxrep/gri033)

2004

Leith, C. (2004) Comments on “Monetary and fiscal interactions in open economies". Journal of Macroeconomics, 26 (2). pp. 349-352. ISSN 0164-070 (doi:10.1016/j.jmacro.2003.11.008)

2003

Leith, C, Warren, P, and Wren-Lewis, S (2003) Fiscal policy, interest rate shocks and prices. Economic Modelling, 20 . pp. 361-382.

2001

Leith, C, and Wren-Lewis, S (2001) Interest rate feedback rules in an open economy with forward looking inflation. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 63 . pp. 209-231.

2000

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2000) Interactions between monetary and fiscal policy rules. Economic Journal, 110 (462). pp. 93-108. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/1468-0297.00523)

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Number of items: 24.

Article

Bi, H., Leeper, E.M., and Leith, C. (2013) Uncertain fiscal consolidations. Economic Journal, 123 (566). F31-F63. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/ecoj.12011)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2013) Fiscal sustainability in a new Keynesian model. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 45 (8). pp. 1477-1516. ISSN 0022-2879 (doi:10.1111/jmcb.12060)

Leith, C., Moldovan, I., and Rossi, R. (2012) Optimal monetary policy in a new Keynesian model with habits in consumption. Review of Economic Dynamics, 15 (3). pp. 416-435. ISSN 1094-2025 (doi:10.1016/j.red.2012.03.001)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2012) Fiscal sustainability in a new Keynesian model - additional appendix. (Unpublished)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2011) Discretionary policy in a monetary union with sovereign debt. European Economic Review, 55 (1). pp. 93-117. ISSN 0014-2921 (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2010.11.007)

Kirsanova, T., Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2009) Monetary and fiscal policy interaction: the current consensus assignment in the light of recent developments. Economic Journal, 119 (541). F482-F496. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-0297.2009.02317.x)

Haruyama, T., and Leith, C. (2009) Unemployment and the productivity slowdown: an effciency wage perspective. Japanese Economic Review, 61 (3). pp. 301-319. ISSN 1352-4739 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-5876.2009.00492.x)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2009) Taylor rules in the open economy. European Economic Review, 53 (8). pp. 971-995. ISSN 0014-2921 (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2009.04.009 )

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2008) Interactions between monetary and fiscal policy under flexible exchange rates. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 32 (9). pp. 2854-2882. ISSN 0165-1889 (doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2007.11.005 )

Leith, C., and von Thadden, L. (2008) Monetary and fiscal policy interactions in a New Keynesian model with capital accumulation and non-Ricardian consumers. Journal of Economic Theory, 140 (1). pp. 279-313. ISSN 0022-0531 (doi:10.1016/j.jet.2007.07.005 )

Leith, C, and Malley, J (2007) Estimated open economy New Keynesian Phillips curves for the G7. Open Economies Review, 18 . pp. 405-426. ISSN 0923-7992 (doi:10.1007/s11079-007-9008-x)

Leith, C., and Malley, J. (2007) A sectoral analysis of price-setting behavior in US manufacturing industries. Review of Economics and Statistics, 89 . pp. 335-342. ISSN 0034-6535 (doi:10.1162/rest.89.2.335)

Andrés, J., Doménech, R., and Leith, C. (2006) Fiscal policy, macroeconomic stability and finite horizons. Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 53 (1). pp. 72-89. ISSN 0036-9292 (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9485.2005.00371.x)

Kirsanova, T., Leith, C, and Wren-Lewis, S (2006) Should central banks target consumer prices or the exchange rate? Economic Journal, 116 (512). F208-F231. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/j.1468-0297.2006.01097.x)

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2006) Compatibility between monetary and fiscal policy under EMU. European Economic Review, 50 . pp. 1529-1556. ISSN 0014-2921 (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2005.04.003)

Leith, C, and Malley, J (2005) Estimated general equilibrium models for the evaluation of monetary policy in the US and Europe. European Economic Review, 49 . pp. 2137-2159. (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2004.09.010)

Leith, C, and Wren-Lewis, S (2005) Fiscal stabilization policy and fiscal institutions. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 21 . pp. 584-597. (doi:10.1093/oxrep/gri033)

Leith, C. (2004) Comments on “Monetary and fiscal interactions in open economies". Journal of Macroeconomics, 26 (2). pp. 349-352. ISSN 0164-070 (doi:10.1016/j.jmacro.2003.11.008)

Leith, C, Warren, P, and Wren-Lewis, S (2003) Fiscal policy, interest rate shocks and prices. Economic Modelling, 20 . pp. 361-382.

Leith, C, and Wren-Lewis, S (2001) Interest rate feedback rules in an open economy with forward looking inflation. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 63 . pp. 209-231.

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2000) Interactions between monetary and fiscal policy rules. Economic Journal, 110 (462). pp. 93-108. ISSN 0013-0133 (doi:10.1111/1468-0297.00523)

Book Section

Kirsanova, T., Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2006) Optimal debt policy. In: Ayuso-i-Casals, J., Deroose, S., Flores, E. and Moulin, L. (eds.) The Role of Fiscal Rules and Institutions in Shaping Budgetary Outcomes. Series: Economic Papers (275). European Commission Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs, Brussels, pp. 269-296. ISBN 9789279046285

Research Report or Paper

Bi, H., Leeper, E.M., and Leith, C.B. (2012) Uncertain fiscal consolidations. Working Paper. National Bureau of Economic Research.

Leith, C., and Wren-Lewis, S. (2009) Electoral uncertainty, the deficit bias and the electoral cycle in a New Keynesian economy. Discussion Paper. Oxford University Press.

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ESRC Grant (2001-2004) for research on 'Interactions between monetary and fiscal policy', joint with Simon Wren-Lewis (University of Exeter). Rated as 'outstanding' by external reviewers.

CYCIT Research Project (2003-2005) to facilitate collaboration on 'Fluctuaciones y Crecimiento Economico en la UEM. Analisis y Evaluacion de las Politicas Economicas con Modelos de Equilibrio General Estocastico', joint with Alejandro Cunat (LSE), Rafael Domenech (University of Valencia), Javier Andres (University of Valencia) and Antonio Fatas (INSEAD).

HM Treasury project (2004) on 'Fiscal stabilisation in EMU: A survey of policy issues and design issues', joint with Simon Wren-Lewis (University of Exeter).

HM Treasury project (2005-2008) on 'Fiscal stabilisation in EMU', joint with Simon Wren-Lewis (University of Exeter).

ESRC Grant (2005-2008) for research on 'Reinstating fiscalpolicy as a stabilisation Device', joint with Simon Wren-Lewis (University of Oxford).
Rated as 'outstanding' by external reviewers.

CYCIT Research Project CYCIT Research Project 4 people from the University of Valencia and  five economists based outside of Spain: Alex Cunat (Essex), Ana Santacreu (NYU), Julen Esteban-Pretel (Tokyo University), Margarita Rubio (Boston College and Banco de Espana) and Campbell Leith (Glasgow).

ESRC Grant (2008-2011) for research on 'New directions in monetary and fiscal policy analysis at the macroeconomic level', joint with Simon Wren-Lewis (University of Oxford).

Current PhD students

Alfred Duncan

Thesis title: Private information, contracting and business cycles.
Co-supervisor: Professor Charles Nolan

Ding Liu

Thesis title: The excessive money puzzle in China.
Co-supervisor: Professor Charles Nolan

Jorge Ricardo Chavarin Hoyos

Thesis title: Fiscal Policy in Emerging Economies. Experiences and Alternatives.
Co-supervisor: Professor Tatiana Kirsanova

Macroeconomic Theory, Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy

Work in progress

Bi, H., Leeper, E. and Leith, C. (2010), 'Stabilization versus Sustainability: Macroeconomic Policy Tradeoffs' (pdf, 340kb).

Editorships

Associate Editor, European Economic Review http://ees.elsevier.com/eer/default.asp

Co-editor, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics bepress.com/bejm/

Co-editor, Scottish Journal of Political Economy. wiley.com/bw/journal.asp?ref=0036-9292

Working papers

Details of Campbell's working papers can be found on his RePEc profile on the RePEc website.