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GFCB Economics Staff - Alex Lebedinsky

Dr. Alex Lebedinsky

Dr. Alex Lebedinsky

Associate Professor- Economics

Office:  GH 417
Phone:  270-745-3150


Applied Macroeconomics Theory

Applied Statistical Methods

Financial Data Modeling

Data Methods in Economics


Dr. Lebedinsky specializes in applied econometrics, international finance and asset pricing. His research interests include economic and statistical modeling of exchange rates, application of asset pricing theory to exchange rate modeling, term structure models and mathematical methods in economics. Dr. Lebedinsky teaches courses in micro and macroeconomics, statistics, econometrics and international economics.


Ph.D., Economics, Georgetown University
M.A., Economics, Western Kentucky University
B.B.A., Management, Ternopil Academy of National Economy, Ukraine

Dr. Lebedinsky worked as a consultant at the World Bank in Washington D.C. His experience also includes econometrics instruction at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.

Areas of Expertise

  • Econometrics
  • International Finance
  • Asset Pricing

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 Last Modified 9/24/14