John T. Harvey

Professor
Economics
Scharbauer Hall 4112

j.harvey@tcu.edu | 817-257-6235

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Education

1987 Ph.D. in economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
1986 MA in economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
1983 BA in economics and political science, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Courses Taught

Contending Perspectives in Economics
Econometrics
Economics for Business (graduate)
Economic Controversies (graduate)
History of Economic Thought
International Economic Studies
International Economics
International Monetary Economics
International Trade and Payments
Internship in Economics
Introductory Microeconomics
Introductory Macroeconomics
Intermediate Macroeconomics
Intermediate Microeconomics
Macroeconomic Studies
Macroeconomic Theory (graduate)
Perspectives in Macroeconomics
Research Methods in Economics
The Role of Capital in the Domestic and International Economy (graduate)

Areas of Focus

Exchange rates, macroeconomics, business cycles, contemporary economic schools of thought.

“An Introduction to Post Keynesian Economics: Involuntary Unemployment With Perfectly Flexible Wages and Prices,” The American Economist, 2016, vol. 61, no.2, pp.140-156.

Contending Perspectives in Economics: A Guide to Contemporary Schools of Thought, Edward Elgar, 2015.

“Teaching Keynes’ Business Cycle: An Extension of Paul Davidson’s Capital Market Model,” Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 2014, vol. 36, no. 4, pp.589-606.

“Using the General Theory to Explain the US Business Cycle: 1950-2009,” Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 2014, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 391-414. Lead article.

“Keynes’ Trade Cycle: A System Dynamics Model,” Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 2013 vol. 36, no.1, pp. 105-130.

“Exchange Rate Behavior during the Great Recession,” Journal of Economic Issues, 2012, vol.46, no.2, pp. 313-21.

“Student Attitudes Toward Economic Pluralism: Survey-Based Evidence,” International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, vol.2, no.3, 2011, pp.270-290.

Currencies, Capital Flows, and Crises: A Post Keynesian Analysis of Exchange Rate Determination, Routledge, 2009.

“What Causes Recessions,” Lone Star Progressives in Granbury, TX (July 22, 2016).

“Truth about the Debt and the Deficit,” Lubbock Economics Council in Lubbock, TX (October 1, 2015).

Plenary speaker at the System Dynamics Society Conference in Boston, MA (July 20, 2015).

“Teaching Keynes’ Business Cycle: An Extension of Paul Davidson’s Capital Market Model,” Presented at the Association for Heterodox Economics Conference in London in July 2013.

“Teaching the Greek Crisis (and More) from the Perspectives of Competing Models,” presented at Association for Evolutionary Economics meetings in San Diego in January 2013.

“Exchange Rate Behavior During the Great Recession,” presented at Association for Evolutionary Economics meetings in Chicago in January 2012.

“United States Business Cycles from 1971 through 2010: A Post Keynesian Explanation,” presented at Association for Evolutionary Economics meetings in Denver in January 2011.

“The US Business Cycle Since 1950: A Post Keynesian Explanation,” invited lecture at Department of Economics, University of Missouri at Kansas City on February 18, 2011.

  • 2015: Deans’ Award for Research and Creative Activity
  • 2012: Chancellor’s Award for Creative Teacher

Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • 2015-present: Associate Editor, The American Economist.
  • 2005-present: Board of Editors, American Review of Political Economy.
  • 2012-2016: Lead Editor, World Economic Review.
  • 2011-2014: Editorial Board Member, Journal of Economic Issues.
  • 2006-2012: Board of Editors, Critique of Political Economy.
  • 1999-2005: Executive Director of the International Confederation of Associations for Pluralism in Economics.
  • 1993-1996: Editorial Board Member, Journal of Economic Issues.
  • 1990-1997: Advisory Editor, Social Science Journal.