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Professor Kenneth F. Wallis, FBA

Emeritus Professor of Econometrics

Telephone: +44 24 7652 3026

Fax: +44 24 7652 3032

Email: K dot F dot Wallis at warwick dot ac dot uk

Room: 1.119, Social Sciences Building


Research Interests

Time series analysis, especially forecasting and seasonal adjustment; analysis of forecast surveys and forecast uncertainty. Macroeconometric modelling, especially comparative studies and policy analysis in national-economy and multicountry models.


Some Activities, Past and Present, and Links
  • Events 2014-15: Conference in Honour of Denise R Osborn, Manchester, 10-11 April 2014; Workshop on Uncertainty and Economic Forecasting, London, 8-9 May 2014; Conference in Honor of Marc Nerlove, Washington DC, 23 May 2014; Conference on Econometric Modelling, INET, Oxford, 1-2 September 2014; Project LINK Conference in Memory of Lawrence R Klein, Toronto, 11-13 June 2015.
  • ESRC Macroeconomic Modelling Bureau (1983-99), Director.
  • National Institute of Economic and Social Research, Governor; Member, Council of Management, 1997-2003.
  • British Academy, Chairman, Section S2 (Economics and Economic History), 1998-2002; Member, Grants Committee, 2001-06 (Chairman, 2002-06); Member of Council, 2002-05; Chairman, Social Sciences Group, 2003-06; Member, Final Award Committee, Newton International Fellowships, 2008-11.
  • National Statistics Methodology Advisory Committee, Member, 2001-11.
  • University of Warwick Chorus. Summer Term Concert with UWSO, Sunday 24 June 2018, 3.00pm in the Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre: programme includes Beethoven's 9th and Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture (choral version).
  • Winner, Guardian Prize Crossword, 2 June 2007 (Araucaria), 2 July 2011 (Enigmatist).
  • Lectures (fragments of a course) at ANU, 1976 (The ANU Tapes)
  • ... and for a break, Burnbrae in the Scottish Borders.