Jeffrey R. Campbell is a senior economist and research advisor on the macroeconomics team in the economic research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. In that position, Campbell provides research and analysis on econometrics and business cycles.
Campbell's research has been published in the American Economic Review and the Review of Economic Dynamics.
Before joining the Chicago Fed in July 2002, Campbell was an assistant professor of economics at the University of Chicago. Prior to that, he was an assistant professor of economics at the University of Rochester. In addition to his position at the Chicago Fed, he is a faculty research fellow in the Economic Fluctuations Program at the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Campbell received an A.B. in economics from the University of Michigan and a Ph.D. in economics from Northwestern University.
With Jaap H. Abbring, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang, 2018, "Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics: Theory," Econometrica, Vol. 86, No. 2, March, pp. 721–735; an update of Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, working paper, No. 2013-20.