This is the academic paper site for James Forest, Ph.D. Candidate at the University
of Massachusetts - Amherst. I am currently finishing my dissertation at the Isenberg
School of Management in the field of Finance. 

Prior to doctoral studies at UMass, I earned a Master of Science in Finance at
Northeastern University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Framingham State

I have also worked at Standard & Poor's as Economics Editor and at IBC Financial
Data (now an Informa company) as Statistical Analyst and Associate Editor. 

My research interests include the following: 

Money and Capital Markets, Financial Institutions, Financial Econometrics, Monetary
Economics & Policy, Macroeconometric Modelling, Systemic Risk & Monitoring,
Energy Markets, Applied Forecasting 

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View my research on my SSRN Author page: 

Institute of Global Asset and Risk Management: 

Center for International Securities and Derivatives Markets: 

Econometrics, Macroeconomics

Market Microstructure

Working Papers