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Farshid Vahid is a professor in the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, and a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.

Farshid holds a PhD in economics from the University of California, San Diego, USA, and Master of Science (Mathematical Economics and Econometrics) and Bachelor of Science (Economics) degrees from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.

He has held academic positions at Monash University, Australian National University, and Texas A&M University.

He is the associate editor of Macroeconomic Dynamics, Empirical Economics and the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics.

Farshid's research and supervision interests include, econometrics, applied economics, time series analysis and forecasting.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Research area keywords

  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Learning
  • Forecasting

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