Dr. John Burger

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Professor of Economics
Sellinger Research Impact Fellow

Contact

410-617-5831
Sellinger Hall 313
jburger@loyola.edu

Biography

John D. Burger is professor of economics in the Sellinger School of Business at Loyola University Maryland.  He has published research in a number of areas including international finance, monetary policy, and sports economics.  Professor Burger has served as a consultant to the Asian Development Bank, World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank.  Over the course of his career, Professor Burger has been invited to present his research at the Federal Reserve Board, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, Peterson Institute of International Economics, Banco de España, Central Bank of Peru, and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. Professor Burger received a B.S. from Wake Forest University and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Academic Degrees

Ph D, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
BS, Wake Forest University

Representative Publications

“Macroeconomic Shocks and Corporate R&D,” (with Norman Sedgley and Kerry Tan), forthcoming, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics.

“US Investment in Global Bonds: As the Fed pushes, Some EMEs pull,” (with Rajeswari Sengupta and Frank and Veronica Warnock) Economic Policy 30(84): 729-766, October 2015.

“Productive Recessions and Jobless Recoveries,” (with Jeremy Schwartz) Contemporary Economic Policy 33(4): 636-648, October 2015.

“Bond Market Development in Developing Asia,” (with Frank and Veronica Warnock) From Stress to Growth: Strengthening Asia's Financial Systems in a Post-Crisis World Ed.

Marcus Noland and Donghyun Park. Peterson Institute for International Economics, October 2015.

"Emerging Local Currency Bond Markets" (with F.E. Warnock and V.C. Warnock) Financial Analysts Journal 68(4):73-93, July 2012.

"Is America's Pastime Too Time Consuming?" (with Stephen J.K. Walters), Economics Letters 116(2):204-206, May 2012.

"External capital structures and oil price volatility," (with A. Rebucci, F.E. Warnock and V.C. Warnock), Journal of Business, Finance and Economics in Emerging Economies 5(2): 1-37, December 2010.

“Uncertain Prospects: Rates of Return in the Baseball Draft,” (with Stephen J.K. Walters), Journal of Sports Economics 10(5):485-501, October 2009.

“Testing Fair Wage Theory,” (with Stephen J.K. Walters), Journal of Labor Research 29(4):318-332, December 2008.

“The Existence and Persistence of a Winner’s Curse: New Evidence from the (Baseball) Field,” (with Stephen J.K. Walters), Southern Economic Journal 75(1):232-45, July 2008.

“Foreign Participation in Local-Currency Bond Markets,” (with Francis E. Warnock), Review of Financial Economics 16(3): 291-304, July 2007.

“Local Currency Bond Markets” (with Francis E. Warnock), IMF Staff Papers 53: 133-146, September 2006.