Andrea Waddle
Assistant Professor of Economics
Profile
Awards
2013 - 2014 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2012 First Prize, Hardy Third Year Paper Competition, Department of Economics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
2011 Graduate Research Partners Program Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
2009-2012 Distinguished Instructor Award, Department of Economics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2007 Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship Honorable Mention
2005 National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program Honorable Mention
2004 Phi Beta Kappa, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
2004 Finalist, Harry S. Truman Scholar
2001-2005 McNair Scholar, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
2001-2005 Lieber Scholar, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
2001-2005 National Merit & National Hispanic Scholar, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
Presentations
2015 :  Midwest Macroeconomic Meetings, Washington University at St. Louis; Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory, 
                  Cambridge University (scheduled
2014 :  Williams College; Congressional Budget Office; Census Bureau; Binghampton University; Rochester Institute of Technology; 
                 University of Richmond; Auburn University; Harvard University; Colgate University; College of the Holy Cross; 
                 Summer Meetings of the Econometric Society, University of Minnesota 
2013 :  Midwest Macroeconomic Meetings, University of Minnesota; Penn State Applied Econ JMP Conference, 
                 Penn State University; XVIII Workshop on Dynamic Macroeconomics, Universidad de Vigo; Federal Reserve Bank 
                  of Minneapolis 
2012 :  Midwest Macroeconomic Meetings, Notre Dame University 
Professional Experience
Research Analyst, Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (August 2011-September 2013)
Research assistant for Ellen R. McGrattan.
Economic Analyst, Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (August 2008-July 2009)
Publications
Articles
“Currency Quality and Changes in the Behavior of Depository Institutions,” with H. Janicki, N. Moin, and A. Wolman, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Economic Quarterly, Fall 2007
“Implications of Some Alternatives to Capital Income Taxation,” with K. Athreya, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Economic Quarterly, Winter 2007
 “Exchange Rates and Business Cycles across Countries,” with D. Restuccia and M. Duarte, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Economic Quarterly, Winter 2007

Education
B.A., University of South Carolina
Economics and International Studies
M.A., University of Minnesota
Economics
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Economics
Contact Information
311 RSB
(804) 662-3165
Areas of Expertise
Macroeconomics
International Economics
International Trade