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Alexander Karalis Isaac

I am an applied macroeconomist with particular interest in the non-Gaussian behaviour of economic systems

Please visit my website for details of my research and links to courses I am teaching on


I am teaching on EC306 (Module Leader), EC902, EC104; EC108 and EC331

office hours Friday 19/05/17 : CANCELLED due to unfroseen circumstances.

I will be in my office on Thursday 18/05, from 2-4pm instead.

Standard Office Hours: Tuesday 13.00 - 14.00, and Friday 11.00-12.00, or by appoinment: a.karalis-isaac at

Research Interests

Non-Gaussian macroeconomics, Business Cycles, Bond Pricing,

Markov-switching VARs, Time Varying VARs, the Markov-Binomial Distribution

Pastoral Duties

I am Year Tutor for the Third Year and Personal Tutor to a number of students - feel free to visit my office hours or email me at the address below to discuss your pastoral and administrative questions.

Email: a.karalis-isaac at

My room is S2.138, on the second floor of the economics department.